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As a member agency of YWCA Canada, YWCA Cambridge is part of a national movement known as the country’s oldest and largest women's multi-service organization, the largest national provider of shelter, literacy, life skills, employment and counselling programs, and is the second largest provider of childcare services in Canada. For over 65 years, YWCA Cambridge has been a respected leader on issues that impact women and girls in our community.

About YWCA CambridgeMission

YWCA Cambridge, a trusted community leader, responds to the needs of women and girls through innovative programs, services and advocacy which build capacity and strengthen our community.

Vision

Through leadership, advocacy and program delivery, YWCA Cambridge will create a community where women and girls are respected, valued and equal.

What we stand for

Women’s Leadership – YWCA Cambridge works with and for women and from a women’s perspective.  We believe women must take leadership in order to achieve equity and equality for all women.

Accessibility – YWCA Cambridge is committed to being accessible and welcoming to all people who participate in our work, our programs and our services.

Accountability – We believe that we are accountable to our stakeholders, participants and volunteers and as such, we manage and grow our organization in a responsible and sustainable way related to our mission, vision and values.

Self-Determination – We believe in the fundamental right and responsibility of women and girls to make choices regarding their lives and to support them in those choices.

Community Mindedness – We are part of a local, national and global community.  We believe in and support the growth and development of healthy communities.

Inclusion – We believe in an inclusive environment that respects the dignity and diversity of our participants, staff and volunteers and encourages them to reach their full potential.

Equity – We foster an environment of equality and tolerance to ensure that individual voices are heard.

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Monday-Saturday: 9 AM - 4 PM
(519) 267-6444

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55 Dickson Street
Cambridge, ON
N1R 7A5

About Us

As a member agency of YWCA Canada, YWCA Cambridge is part of a national movement known as the country’s oldest and largest women's multi-service organization, the largest national provider of shelter, literacy, life skills, employment and counselling programs, and is the second largest provider of childcare services in Canada.

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