Together we can empower change.
For 108 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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YW Transformation Campaign
YW Counselling offers support for the whole family.
IN 2017 ALONE WE HELPED MORE THAN
THROUGH PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
108 years of providing safe shelter
“In 1907, a young woman arrived by train in Calgary and looked for a place to stay. She went to all of the boarding houses [...]
Be a light of hope this holiday
On any given night, more than 170 women and children sleep in a YW Calgary shelter because there they are safe. The holidays bring [...]
Recapping the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
This week was the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women so our team sat down with Heather Morley, VP of [...]