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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.

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YW Fitness opening in Inglewood, October 2019.

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Our Blog

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 [...]

GUEST BLOG: National Indigenous Peoples Day 21 June 2019

GUEST BLOG: National Indigenous Peoples Day

As I, and many others shuffled into the rehearsal studio in the Arts Commons, children, families and elders sat wide-eyed waiting for the event [...]

Dear Volunteers: thank you! 07 April 2019

Dear Volunteers: thank you!

Volunteers are the soul of any non-profit organization and YW Calgary is no exception. Our work can only be done in concert with our [...]

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