16-Shahrah e Quaid e Azam, The Mall
92 42 37121000
92 42 37354433
The Lahore YMCA initiated two women empowerment programmes in the marginalised areas of Lahore for the benefit of young girls and women. This empowerment programme includes classes in pattern cutting, sewing and embroidery. The participants in this programme were also given education on:
rights of women in a male dominated society
violence against women
* hygienic living.
The Lahore YMCA has very strong educational programes and are running, a commercial college. Teaching, Executive Secretarial course, Typewiting & Shorthand, helping people with their career. Our language classes in Spoken English, German, French, Chinese, Japanese & IELTS are popular too. Art & Design Department teaches, Drawing, Painting, Interior Designing, Fashion Designing, Textile Designing, Caligraphy, Sculpture, The work of our students exhibited in the YMCA lobby, which clearly portrays the caliber of our students, and can be judged as the work of standard. With the present trend of globalization,our information technology Department offers variety of different computer courses from the basics to advanced professional computer courses. For those who have a heart for the showbiz world, we are offering courses in Film and T.V. Production, Journalism & Broadcasting, Cameraman & Lighting techniques, and how to be a professional anchor person. And of course to see you look smart & fit we have Aerobics fitness class which is becoming popular among those who care for their physical fitness and health. Our drama society which has been a nursery for the new talents has produced many renowned actors. And to teach you the Beauty Tips, we have Beautician Classes, teaching the latest techniques in Beauty & Body Art.
The Lahore YMCA has a forum on the Aging Population helping the senior citizens to keep up an active life, who had given us the golden part of their lives, and now deserves to be honoured. Lahore YMCA allow 50% discount in all its educational programmes for the aging population who are above 60 years of age, as we consider life is a never ending learning process, and one is never too old to learn.
The facilities are used by literary societies as well. The YMCA arranges lectures on drug abuse and preventive measures. The Lahore YMCA also arrange Painiting competition twice a year on "PEACE", inviting students from different educational instutitions to participate. The YMCA lobby houses exhibitions for Paintings and Dress Designing of Amature and professional artists.