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Sam's Skills Max journey

When Sam enrolled in the Skills Max program’s Warehousing stream, his vision was to obtain his forklift certification; nothing more, nothing less. He...

The 2018 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Recipients

YWCA Metro Vancouver is pleased to announce the recipients of its 35th annual Women of Distinction Awards. More than 1,200 guests and volunteers...

Tips for employers to address sexual harassment

At a time where women are speaking out about their experiences of workplace sexual harassment, employers have the opportunity to take responsibility...

We need to Listen to Survivors

According to Statistics Canada, half of all women in Canada have experienced at least one incident of physical or sexual violence since the age of 16...

Youth Advisory Council empowers youth to be change makers in the community

The Youth Advisory Council (YAC) is a grassroots program empowering youth in Metro Vancouver to become advocates for social change and achieve gender...

The InBody 570, and 5 Reasons why you need to know your Body Composition

The InBody 570 is a body composition analysis machine, that provides you with two vital clues to optimizing your fitness plan: • It provides...

Be The Change: Youth Civic Engagement event

In 2015, Youthful Cities found that in regards to youth civic engagement, It’s not that young people aren’t invested in their cities, and don’t have...

The Support Snowball Effect

YWCA Single Mothers Support Services connect single mothers to resources, support and community. It can be intimidating for anyone to reach out and...

10 Tips to Succeed in a Job Fair

A job fair is a unique opportunity for job seekers to meet face-to-face with employers and make a positive first impression. Whether you are between...

Celebrating Michelle Sing as HR Professional of the Year

We are thrilled to announce that our interim CEO, Michelle Sing, has been recognized as Certified Professionals in Human Recources’ (CPHR) 2018 HR...

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