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July 2022

June 2022

Join us for Neighbour Day 2022

By |June 17th, 2022|Categories: Our View|

This Saturday, June 18th, 2022, communities throughout Calgary will gather to celebrate Neighbour Day with various types of events such as block parties, barbeques, and even neighbourhood cleanups. The tradition of Neighbour Day [...]

YW Resources for Ukrainian Refugees

By |June 10th, 2022|Categories: Our View|

At YW Calgary, we focus on mental health as one of the main measures to prevent crisis. We promote Breathing Exercises as useful tools for regulating our emotions in stressful times. Download and [...]

May 2022

The dimensions of Wellness

By |May 10th, 2022|Categories: Our View|

Hi, I’m Dana – YW Calgary’s Community Engagement Coordinator and top wellness enthusiast! I am passionate about leading an active lifestyle and encouraging others to do the same. I am an avid rock climber, [...]

Celebrating Mother’s at YW Calgary

By |May 6th, 2022|Categories: Our View|

As we head into Mother’s Day weekend, we’d like to introduce you to Aileen, a woman who experienced domestic abuse and fled with her three young children. With nowhere else to go, and [...]

April 2022

Community fundraisers support YW Programs

By |April 29th, 2022|Categories: Our View|

Like other non-profit organizations, fundraising is very important to keeping our doors open and our services benefiting the community. While applying for grants and funding is a large part of our funding strategy, [...]

March 2022

International Women’s Day 2022

By |March 2nd, 2022|Categories: Our View|

March 8 marks International Women’s Day, one of the most important days of the year to celebrate women's achievements and raise awareness about women's equality. We are kicking off the month of activities [...]