WATA offers a variety of year-round youth programs and camps involving afterschool care, summer camps, career preparation, family services, LGBT support, and more! We welcome teens and youth (ages 5-19) from Gadsden, Columbia, Lexington, Blythewood, Sumter, and more across the Midlands area. Our goal is to reach as many youth as possible to provide them with a safe, loving, and empowering environment.


WATA's After School Program offers general care, assistance with homework assignments, creative arts, tutoring services, and more! 

WATA advocates for LGBTQ youth and provides a safe space of equality and acceptance for who they should be proud to be.

WATA aims to provide families in need with access to housing, healthcare, counseling, education, and a variety of other rehabilitation resources.

WATA-Women Against Teen Abuse

2801 Congaree Road Gadsden, SC 29052

(803) 592 - 7088