Making Women's Lives Better

YWCA Hamilton strengthens women's and girls' voices, broadens their choices, builds dynamic leadership and provides essential and meaningful services that promote safe, inclusive, and equitable communities.  



Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2018

June 19th, 2018 from 10:30AM until 1PM

Join the International Walk to End Violence Against Women

Early Bird Registration!
Register by May 25 using promo code WAM2018 to receive $19 off adult walker registration!



Read More


Election Day is June 7, 2018

April 24, 2018 at 2:03PM until June 15, 2018 at 2:03PM

The Ontario election is fast approaching and YWCA has a clear message for leaders: put gender equity front and centre.

Across Ontario, women and girls are disproportionately impacted by violence, poverty and systemic oppression – particularly if they are racialized, Indigenous, living with disabilities, newcomers, seniors, trans, queer or gender non-binary.

Click to read the issues that are important to YWCA Hamilton and the women we serve. Join the campaign today, call on provincial leaders to ensure that these critical issues are a top priority. #WomenVoteON 

Read More


Annual Report 2016-17

June 28, 2017 at 5:00PM until June 30, 2018 at 2:38PM

Now in the fourth year of our ambitious five-year plan, YWCA Hamilton continues to strive toward an innovative, fresh approach to service delivery to impact the lives of women, girls, and their families. The following annual report outlines our strategic priorities and some of our highlights from the 2016-17 year.

Read More

At the Table is a social catering enterprise of YWCA Hamilton.
We use fresh, local and seasonal ingredients while providing healthy meals and training opportunities to women and girls. 2017
Contact us today: 905-297-0682 or

Latest Tweets

"When women in sports have a higher platform, they serve as powerful role models for dismantling systems long held…

1 day ago

RT @ywcatoronto: Housing rights are human rights! We need action to fix the broken public housing system in our city! #right2housing #onpol

2 days ago

Please note that YWCA Hamilton is closed on Monday, May 21, 2018 so our staff and members can enjoy the long weekend. We'll see you Tuesday!

2 days ago


Enter your name and email address to subscribe to the YWCA newsletter.