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.  



Nominate Today: Women of Distinction Awards

November 27, 2015 at 11:00AM until December 4, 2015 at 12:00PM

Now in their 40th year, YWCA Hamilton's Women of Distinction Awards are nationally recognized as one of the most prestigious awards for women. Nominations for the Women of Distinction Awards 2016 are now open. 

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Help keep ywcaencore in Burlington

November 26, 2015 at 3:24PM until December 31, 2015 at 3:18PM

The Burlington Divas want to bring ywcaencore, a post-breast cancer program, back to Burlington for another session, but they can’t do it without you. In order to keep ywcaencore FREE and accessible to all women facing breast cancer, they need your help. 

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2016 Wishlist

November 24, 2015 at 4:01PM until January 31, 2016 at 4:01PM

In order to best help those who access our services, we need your help. We need toiletries, toys, and other essential items that help us do what we do. Can you help people get the items they desperately need? To view our 2016 YWCA Wishlist.

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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. 
Contact us today: 905-297-0682 or

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We're accepting Women of Distinction Award nominations online or in hard copy. Need a printed version? Visit our front desk on MacNab St.

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