YWCA Center for Life Empowerment

The YWCA Center for Life Empowerment operates a residential treatment facility for women with alcohol and substance abuse issues and also offers a homeless shelter and transitional housing services for women and children. Clients may have their children with them in the facility. Support services are also provided for those living in the facility, including parenting programs for young mothers and children’s programs. Intensive outpatient and extended outpatient substance abuse programs for women and men are also offered.


826 1st Ave N, Fort Dodge

Monday – Friday: 8 AM – 4 PM

Jason Fitzgerald
Infants/Pre-K, Youth (K-12), Adults, Families
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