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How to apply and eligibility

We operate a range of safe and affordable short- and long-term housing communities for single mothers and their children across Metro Vancouver.

Currently, there are no vacancies, but we are always accepting applications for our waitlist.

How to apply

Complete our online housing application form.

If you have questions, please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions page or contact one of our housing communities directly.

YWCA Semlin Gardens

1975 East 12th Avenue, Vancouver V5N 2A6
Fax: 604 879 7120

YWCA Crabtree Corner Housing

533 East Hastings Street, Vancouver V6A 1P9
Fax: 604 216 1665

YWCA Cause We Care House

720 East Hastings Street, Vancouver
Fax: 604 216 1669

YWCA Munroe House

535 Hornby Street, Vancouver BC V6C 2E8
Fax: 604 684 9171

YWCA Hotel

733 Beatty Street, Vancouver BC
Fax: 604 681 2550

YWCA Cheshá7min-aw̓txw ​

125 East 14th Street, North Vancouver ​
Fax: 604 990 4254

YWCA Alder Gardens

13788 - 71st Avenue, Surrey V3W 0M9
Fax: 604 597 3863

YWCA Arbour House

535 Hornby Street, Vancouver V6C 2E8
Fax: 604 684 9171

YWCA Como Lake Gardens

528 Como Lake Avenue, Coquitlam V3J 3M1
Fax: 604 936 1815
*Applications to Como Lake Gardens will also be automatically be submitted to Como Lake Mews.

YWCA Como Lake Mews

518 Como Lake Avenue, Coquitlam
Fax: 604 936 1815
*Currently accepting applications. Applications to Como Lake Mews will also be automatically be submitted to Como Lake Gardens.

YWCA Fraser Gardens

20750 Fraser Highway, Langley BC V3A 4G6
Fax: 604 514 9390


New Housing Initiatives

YWCA Pacific Spirit Terrace

3090 East 54th Avenue, Vancouver BC V5S 1Y5
Fax: 604 684 9171 
*Not yet accepting applications.


Crisis and transition resources

Our Stopping the Violence brochure lists transition houses, crisis lines, and other support organizations for women leaving abuse.