I AM HOPE

Our mission is to intervene, empower, and lead when and where women need us most. Find out more about programs and services at the YWCA.

WELCOME TO THE YWCA

We are dedicated to breaking cycles of family violence, homelessness, and poverty. When and where she needs us most, we provide emergency shelter, housing, counselling, child development and support. Share in our mission by helping to foster healthy women, healthy families, and thriving communities.

Everyone here has been so helpful with figuring out my next steps, especially at a time when I couldn’t think straight.

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From Our Blog

Our Recap: Calgary Stampede 2016

The cowboy boots are off; the jean jackets are hung up and the bedazzled belts are gone marking […]

Gender-Equity: Are We There Yet?

It is 2016, we have a gender-balanced cabinet, there is a 50 per cent chance the next President […]

Beyond the Hour: a Recap

Part of what makes the YWCA such a great place to work is the support and commitment our […]

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News and Media

MEDIA RELEASE: YWCA APPLAUDS STEPS TO CREATE ADEQUATE INCOME OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN

For immediate release CALGARY, June 30, 2016 – The YWCA of Calgary (YWCA) applauds the provincial government’s progress […]

MEDIA RELEASE: YWCA HOSTS 2015 – 16 REPORT TO COMMUNITY

For immediate release CALGARY, June 21, 2016 –The YWCA of Calgary (YWCA) is proud to host its 105th […]

MEDIA RELEASE: YWCA CELEBRATES DONATION FROM LAND PURCHASER

For immediate release Calgary, May 16, 2016 – Great Gulf is entering Calgary in a big way: making […]

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