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

How Little Can You Live On?

The debate on minimum wage increases in Alberta is a combination of fact and fiction. Opponents of minimum […]

Celebrating Transformation and Change in 2015-16

On June 21, 2016, at the YWCA of Calgary, we were proud to host the 105th Annual General […]

Movement=Empowerment

An inside look from our Manager of Marketing and Communications experience at the YWCA National Members Association meeting […]

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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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