From free dental and vision exams to mammograms to wellness workshops, NOSW makes sure each woman in the program takes care of her body's needs.
From classes on Appalachian literature and creative writing to group activities like quilt-making, Appalachian arts and culture are a core component of the residency.
We're here to help equip you with the tools you need to take the next step in your employment journey with our career-centered classes and short-term internship.
For three decades, the New Opportunity School for Women, Inc. has been equipping low-income Appalachian women with the knowledge and support they need to build a fulfilling life for themselves, their families,and their communities.
Want to help support the mission of the New Opportunity School for Women, but missed out or got outbid at the Festival of Trees? Don't worry, you still can! We are happy to announce that we will be taking part in the 2018 GoodGiving Challenge, hosted by the Blue Grass Community Foundation. Your donations can help us win even more money, through matches and grants.
This two week residential session is jam packed with classes about self-esteem, integrative health and wellness, creative expression, and so much more. Women who complete this two week program are elligble for participation in future reunions, retreats, and have the ability to apply for educational and dental scholarships!