News & Events

  • September 29, 2020: Notice of AGM The YWCA NWT AGM will be held virtually on Saturday, October 17 at 10:00 a.m. To learn more or to register, e-mail us at giving@ywcanwt.ca.

  • September 29, 2020: We're hiring for 2 management positions - Director of Children & Youth Services, and Director of Violence Against Women Shelter & Support Services. Learn more.  

  • September 28, 2020 The YWCA NWT Family Centre is excited to move into our new location. We can't wait to welcome you back later this fall! 

  • September 10, 2020 We are excited to announce our new Executive Director, Hawa Dumbuya-Sesay! Read the announcement here

CREATING SAFE COMMUNITIES

Our mission is to create a safe Northern society for women and families to reach their full potential.

For more than 50 years, we have worked with women and families to help them move from crisis to stability in a supportive, caring environment. If you are experiencing abuse, are looking for family housing, or interested in after-school childcare or youth programs: we can help.

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FAMILY VIOLENCE SHELTERS

We can help keep you and your children safe.

TRANSITIONAL HOUSING

Affordable, temporary housing for women and families

AFTER SCHOOL CARE

Learn more about affordable child care

YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS

Free programming for northern youth

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FAMILY CENTRE

Free drop-in for parents and guardians

MAKE A DIFFERENCE: DONATE TODAY!

Help us continue our work to create strong women and families.

24 Hour Crisis Line 1 (866) 223-7775 

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