News & Updates

Happy holidays!

Dec 27, 2016
Happy holidays from everyone at the YWCA KW !

Our Wish List

Aug 30, 2016
The YWCA KW has a wish list for anyone wishing to donate!

Lip off KW!

Aug 30, 2016
KW's first EVER Lip Sync Battle is happening at McCabes!


Jul 25, 2016
The times have changed. If you have signed up, please read the time changes for Girlspace @KW Habilitation Services.


Jul 12, 2016
We've launched a positive, uplifting and EMPOWERING Campaign featuring

Volunteers - you are appreciated!

Jun 6, 2016
The volunteers who work at the YWCA, throughout the organization and at the Emergency Shelter make a HUGE difference!

Story Sheroes is BACK!

May 30, 2016
The popular girls-only program held at the Kitchener Public Library is BACK!.....

We were Googled for a cause!

May 30, 2016
We are grateful for Google, who delivered a state-of-the-art, commercial grade oven for our Emergency shelter!


May 9, 2016
How do you #EMPOWER the women and families in your life? WHO are the women in your life that #EMPOWER you?

Waterloo Region waives charges

Apr 14, 2016
Waterloo Region waives charges for our affordable building project valued at nearly $49,000 (development charges and parkland levy fees) If applied, the costs would have jeopardized the affordability of rent and the viability of the project.