About colleenc

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far colleenc has created 3 blog entries.

Celebrating Small Steps: Housing Advocacy

2024-05-16T09:46:13-06:00May 16th, 2024|Advocacy, Housing, Our View|

YW Calgary is pleased that the City of Calgary approved changes to its existing base residential zoning after lengthy public consultations with community members. Our organization participated in the public hearings to share our support for the proposal, speaking to Council directly about issues YW's clients face daily when seeking safe, affordable and [...]

Adapting to Needs of Women Through the Decades

2023-09-14T09:56:52-06:00September 14th, 2023|Our View|

As YW Calgary celebrates the Grand Opening of our newly rebuilt and expanded crisis shelter for women and children fleeing domestic violence, it encourages us to look back on our history. YW's origins lie in providing shelter for women when they need it most.  Back in 1907, women did not have the right [...]