Projects & Initiatives

YWCA Canada exists to strengthen the YWCA movement’s connectivity, capacity, and sustainability.

We do this by providing member associations with a range of tools, resources, and training.

We provide support to a network that enables associations, their leaders, and subject matter experts to share expertise that align efforts, maximizes our collective energy and resources.

In collaboration with YWCAs across the country, we develop and scale up local programs, secure funding for, and coordinate national programs and initiatives that expand best and promising practices.

Some of our projects and Initiatives include:

Digital Smarts

In Good Company

Ending Gender-Based Violence

Addressing Online Hate

Economic Empowerment

Leadership & Learning Hub

YWCA VAW Staff Network