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YWCA Canada and MediaSmarts launch a new young woman-centred resource for adults

MediaSmarts and YWCA Canada’s Project Shift: Creating a Safer Digital World for Young Women launch A Guide for Trusted Adults, a woman-centred digital literacy resource to help adults support girls and young women experiencing cyberviolence in a compassionate and non-judgemental way. Read more

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YWCA Canada Statement of Solidarity with Muslim Communities in Québec City

On the evening of January 29th, le Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec in Sainte-Foy was the target of a terrorist attack that killed six worshipers and wounded others. Click to read the entire statement from YWCA Canada. Read more


Campus sexual violence policies need to put survivors first

Sexual violence on campus threatens not only the physical and mental health of survivors, but also their equitable access to education and ongoing academic achievements. Read more

Upcoming Events

Think Big! Lead Now! Young Women’s National Leadership Summit

Apply today for YWCA Canada’s Think Big! Lead Now! Young Women’s National Leadership Summit in the scenic Muskoka region. Enhance your leadership skills & invest in your future.

Thursday, March 9, to Sunday, March 12 2017 Read more

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