The leadership and development programmes of the YWCA of Bangalore City include:
Awareness programmes on environmental and social issues in schools and colleges.
Personality development training workshops in colleges.
Leadership training workshops for staff and volunteers of the Association.
Peace initiatives in the form of meetings, consultations, campaigns and workshops on communal harmony, non-violence, national integration.
Networking with other NGOs on common concerns e.g. violence against women, rights of the child, discriminatory laws, and sustainable development programmes.