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Taking Action to Empower Young Women on International Day of the Girl
08 October 2021

Taking Action to Empower Young Women on International Day of the Girl

On Thursday, October 7th, YW Calgary celebrated our second annual International Day of the Girl event.  Joined by many, we had the honour of [...]

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National Indigenous Peoples’ Day: A Reflection
02 July 2021

National Indigenous Peoples’ Day: A Reflection

National Indigenous Peoples’ Day at YW Calgary was a special one. Elder Jackie Bromley from Awo Taan Healing Lodge came to lead a group [...]

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Changes to Canada’s Divorce Act from a Supervised Access Perspective
21 June 2021

Changes to Canada’s Divorce Act from a Supervised Access Perspective

In March 2021, the long awaited and much anticipated changes to Canada’s Divorce Act came into effect. The changes encompassed five major areas within [...]

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