Together we can empower change.

For more than a century, YW has supported women and their families to thrive, adopted to changing needs and created safe, respectful places to heal and grow.

Our Programs

Services to support women to gain control of their lives.

Work With Us

Are you fearless, compassionate,
caring and eager to learn?

Ways you can help

Your support enables women and children to thrive.

BE PART OF THE TRANSFORMATION.

When a woman arrives at YW Calgary, she may be
facing the hardest day of her life, coming in with just
the clothes on her backs.

Help transform her life.

Give a gift to show her you care and that She Matters!

EACH YEAR YW HELPS MORE THAN
5,800 CALGARIANS 
THROUGH PROGRAMS AND SERVICES

YW Fitness is now open in Inglewood!

Build stronger connections.
Free program for families.

Our Blog

Guest blog: the community’s YW 09 September 2019

Guest blog: the community's YW

“A person with Ubuntu is open and available to others, affirming of others, does not feel threatened that others are able and good, based [...]

Diversity, inclusion & the Pride flag 28 August 2019

Diversity, inclusion & the Pride flag

In recognition of Calgary Pride, our community is gathering this week to celebrate the diversity of our city and create a space where everyone [...]

Guest Blog: Inglewood Welcomes YW with Open Arms 12 July 2019

Guest Blog: Inglewood Welcomes YW with Open Arms

I attended the YWCA’s Neighbour Day festivities on June 15th to get a sneak-a-peek tour of the new ‘YW Hub’ complete in construction and [...]

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YW advocates with tenacity. Your voice is powerful and together we can create a community where women and their families are safe and healthy.

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