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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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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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New Year, New City? 13 January 2018

New Year, New City?

New Year, new me? That’s the kind of response we’ve been seeing over social media and in the news for the last few weeks, which [...]

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Giving Back: Holiday Edition 22 December 2017

Giving Back: Holiday Edition

I hope you have a Holly, Jolly Christmas this year or any other holiday you celebrate - Mackenna As many get ready to spend [...]

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Alberta’s Fair and Family Friendly Workplaces Act 15 December 2017

Alberta’s Fair and Family Friendly Workplaces Act

January 1, 2018, marks the first time in nearly 40 years that the Alberta Employment Standards Code and the Labour Relations Code are being [...]

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