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Victims & Survivors of Crime Week: Resources for Family & Friends
16 May 2022

Victims & Survivors of Crime Week: Resources for Family & Friends

National Victims and Survivors of Crime Week (May 15 – May 19) is meant to raise awareness about the issues facing victims and [...]

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The dimensions of Wellness
10 May 2022

The dimensions of Wellness

Hi, I’m Dana – YW Calgary’s Community Engagement Coordinator and top wellness enthusiast! I am passionate about leading an active lifestyle and encouraging others [...]

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Celebrating Mother’s at YW Calgary
06 May 2022

Celebrating Mother’s at YW Calgary

As we head into Mother’s Day weekend, we’d like to introduce you to Aileen, a woman who experienced domestic abuse and fled with [...]

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YW Childcare is now open!

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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.


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