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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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Sept 19

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Registration is now open!

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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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Voting Matters. No Really, It Does. 22 September 2017

Voting Matters. No Really, It Does.

Can you name your current school board trustee? What about your city councilor? Heck, do you even know what ward you live in? Well [...]

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The 411 on YW’s Hub Facility 15 September 2017

The 411 on YW's Hub Facility

The YW Sheriff King Home crisis shelter opened in Inglewood in 1984, and after more than 30 years in the community, YW is pleased [...]

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Domestic Abuse & WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES 2017 11 September 2017

Domestic Abuse & WALK A MILE IN HER SHOES 2017

“’Was he physical?’ I wonder if they are imagining what my face would look like black and blue. I know they are asking for [...]

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