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Mischa Weisz Foundation Supports Indigenous Youth Mentorship

The YWCA Circle of Sisters program recently benefited from a generous donation from the Mischa Weisz Foundation, allowing many more self-identified...

Cleaning and Disinfecting Tips from the YWCA Hotel Housekeeping Team

As society is gradually opening back up and our daily interactions increase, proper cleaning and disinfection at home is a good layer of defence to...

Resource Updates: Supports for Single Moms and Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Even before COVID-19, a significant number of single mothers across the province already struggled to make ends meet while trying to ensure their...

National Volunteer Week 2020 - Thank You to All YWCA Volunteers!

National Volunteer Week (April 19 – 25) is a time for organizations across Canada to honour volunteers for the irreplaceable impact of their time and...

Making Connections in the Age of Social Distancing - YWCA Program Delivery During COVID-19

These last few weeks have been described again and again in many of the same ways: astonishing, evolving, strange, unprecedented. We’re sure you can...

YWCA High School Mentor Introduces Initiative to Support Physicians in BC During the COVID-19 Pandemic

One of YWCA’s very own returning h igh school mentors , Vivian Tsang, is the co-founder of a group of six compassionate BC medical students starting...

Covid-19: Financial Supports for Women and Their Families

In response to the outbreak of Covid-19 across Canada, the federal and provincial governments have announced a series of new benefits and changes to...

How to Deal with Urgent Family Matters in the Provincial Courts During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Women dealing with intimate partner violence are facing challenges further complicated by the COVID-19 outbreak. Those who need protection from...

COVID-19 Update | YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Presented by Scotiabank Postponed

To our valued Women of Distinction community, After much careful consideration, and to reduce the risk of community transmission of COVID-19, we have...

COVID-19 Update | YWCA Health + Fitness Virtual Workouts

April 6 Update | Virtual Workouts While the facility remains closed until further notice, please join us on Facebook for regular workouts. You'll...

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