Together we can empower change.
For 107 years, YW has supported women and their families to thrive, adopted to changing needs and created safe, respectful places to heal and grow.
Services to support women to gain control of their lives.
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Are you fearless, compassionate,
caring and eager to learn?
Ways you can help
Your support enables women and children to thrive.
YW WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES®
Ladies and gentlemen, its time to STEP UP and take a stand to help break the cycle of family violence in our city!
On Tuesday, September 18, hundreds of Calgarians will put on a pair of high heels and strut down Stephen Avenue to support women and their families.
YW Transformation Campaign
IN 2017 ALONE WE HELPED OVER
THROUGH PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
Free employment skills program for women.
Goal setting, résumé writing, networking,
interview skills, job search techniques, one-on-one coaching & more!
We are YW Calgary
We support women to gain control of their lives, achieve economic security and live free of violence.
You Can Help
The success of the women and families supported by YW are your success too. We cannot do this alone, your support helps us provide vulnerable women with flexible, personalized support to help them and their families move forward with dignity in times of crises.
More than a decade of walking for women and their children
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