Social Change

YWCA event teaches high school girls about green jobs

At YWCA Metro Vancouver, we've made it part of our mission to help women achieve economic independence, and for us a part of this involves providing...

Mothers Without Legal Status in Canada project - Olivia's story

When Olivia* arrived in BC from overseas to visit a relative, she never imagined she wouldn’t be returning to her homeland. At the end of her visit,...

YWCA Violence Prevention program

Did you know that half of all women in Canada have experienced at least one incident of physical or sexual violence since the age of 16? 1 Women and...

YWCA initiative responds to the needs of an aging population

Community Action on Elder Abuse project: be part of the solution Statistics Canada estimates that by 2031, seniors aged 65 and up will comprise...

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