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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Housing Programs

Housing Programs

Counselling Services

Counselling Services

Education Programs

Education Programs

From Our Blog

YWCA Practice Framework Series: Women’s Poverty (PART 2 OF 2)

The YWCA Practice Framework is a comprehensive document developed to focus and guide staff at the YWCA in […]

YWCA Practice Framework Series: Women’s Poverty (PART 1 OF 2)

The YWCA Practice Framework is a comprehensive document developed to focus and guide staff at the YWCA in […]

YWCA Practice Framework Series: Violence and Abuse against Women and Girls

The YWCA Practice Framework is a comprehensive document developed to focus and guide staff at the YWCA in […]

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News and Media

MEDIA RELEASE: CALGARY MEN BUST PAST THE FUNDRAISING GOAL FOR DV PREVENTION

CALGARY, September 21, 2016 – Calgary men raised nearly $200,000, $50,000 over the goal, at the 11th annual […]

MEDIA RELEASE: CALGARY MEN WON’T STAND FOR VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

CALGARY, September 20, 2016 – The YWCA of Calgary is proud to host the 11th annual YWCA WALK […]

MEDIA ADVISORY: YWCA WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES 2016

WHAT: YWCA WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES® raises funds to help the YWCA of Calgary to provide […]

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