Our Mission: YW Kitchener-Waterloo champions and supports the enrichment of the lives of women, families, youth, and children.
Our Vision: We envision an equitable world where women, families, youth, and children thrive in inclusive communities.
About YW Kitchener-Waterloo
Since 1905, YW Kitchener-Waterloo has provided essential social services for women and families in Waterloo Region. Today, we offer homelessness and housing programs, employment programs, girls' programs, early learning and childcare programs, and summer camp. In 2017, we served 2,687 women, children, and men in our community.
We are a community-based charitable organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. We are a member association of YWCA Canada, the country’s oldest and largest women-serving organization.