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Together we can empower change.

For 106 years, 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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IN 2016 ALONE WE HELPED OVER
6,800 CALGARIANS
THROUGH PROGRAMS AND SERVICES

Nov 16

YWHISPER

Keynote speaker Marcia Clark

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We are YW Calgary

We support women to gain control of their lives, achieve economic security and live free of violence.

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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.

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Making History on Parliament Hill 08 November 2017

Making History on Parliament Hill

It’s not often that you get to be part of something historic, but last week a team of three from our YW were with [...]

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Celebrating the Legacy of Women 30 October 2017

Celebrating the Legacy of Women

Can you name the first black woman who was elected to Calgary's city council? Did you know that the first blind woman to earn [...]

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YW Wraps Up another Year of Being Bold in Calgary 20 October 2017

YW Wraps Up another Year of Being Bold in Calgary

One year ago today we dropped the ‘of’ and became YW Calgary. It took five years of vision, programmatic and strategic organizational change to [...]

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