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

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WE ARE YW – Pritma Dhillon Chattha, Board Member
27 September 2022

WE ARE YW – Pritma Dhillon Chattha, Board Member

We are committed to sharing the changemakers who help empower our organization with you through our We Are YW series. This month, we [...]

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The colours of immigration by Safa Shanneb
16 September 2022

The colours of immigration by Safa Shanneb

September 9-16 is Welcoming Week in Canada. In this post, Safa Shanneb, Communications Specialist, Communication & Community Relations, shares her personal experience. When [...]

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Why more Canadians are leaving a gift to charity in their Wills
13 September 2022

Why more Canadians are leaving a gift to charity in their Wills

We are lucky. Supporters of YW Calgary are thoughtful individuals, who share a concern for women and families experiencing poverty, homelessness, domestic violence [...]

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Voted one of Maclean’s Top 100 Charities of 2020, 

YW Calgary focuses on enhancing women’s well-being

while advocating for equity.


Individual and family counselling
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YWCA 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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