Basis: Faith in God the Father Almighty and in Jesus Christ, His only son, our Lord and saviour and in the Holy Spirit.
Aim: The YWCA of Trivandrum rooted in Christian faith and subscribing to the Basis as stated above, endeavours to promote the full development of women and girls irrespective of race, culture or creed. It seeks to develop a membership that is responsive to the changing need of the community in a changing world.


The YWCA of Trivandrum is registered with the Registrar of Societies under the Charitable Society Act.


There are three categories of membership.
i) Electoral membership, having the right to vote.
ii) Associate membership, without voting right.
iii) Junior membership for girls aged 8 to 18.


The YWCA of Trivandrum is affiliated to the National YWCA of India, which in turn is affiliated to the World YWCA. The national YWCA is divided into five regions and the YWCA of Trivandrum belongs to the South West Region along with forty two other Associations spread through out Kerala.

Theme for the Quadrennium: 2018 to 2022

Main theme: Women Against Violence”.