Help improve the lives of northern women, girls and families

Donate online to one of YWCA NWT's program areas:

  • Family Violence Shelters: Alison McAteer House (Yellowknife) and Sutherland House (Fort Smith)

  • Transitional Housing Programs

  • Lynn's Safe Place for Women

  • Youth leadership programs: GirlSpace and Dudes Club

Charitable registration number: 119307411RR0001

Cheques can be mailed to: Box 1679, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2P3. Please make cheques payable to YWCA NWT.

Check out other ways you can help below.



We need your help to provide women, families and children with essential toiletries. Held every May, the toiletry drive provides essentials to families living in shelters and transitional housing.
Items needed:
soap, dental floss, toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, sanitary pads (preferred to tampons), shampoo/conditioner, comb/brush, toothbrush, toothpaste, lotion, baby items including diapers, rash cream, powder, men's items including razors and shaving cream

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The suites at our family housing program are furnished with donations from the community. We welcome furniture for the kitchen, living room and bedroom that is in good condition. Please call Rockhill staff to discuss your donation, (867) 873-5760 and to arrange a drop off time.