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YWCA expands its affordable housing reach to women in South Australia impacted by family and domestic violence

Due for completion in 2025, the one, two and three-bedroom apartments will be the first housing project developed by YWCA […]

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YWCA Australia announces nine new homes in social housing boost for Mooroopna women 

The Mooroopna Women’s Housing Project was funded by Homes Victoria as part of the $5.3 billion Big Housing Build and […]

YWCA Member Portal: Coming Soon

Membership has been a core part of the YWCA movement over our 140-year-plus history, and we are excited for this […]

Why Lived Experience Voices are Essential to Solving the Housing Crisis

Written by Brea Dorsett The labels “homelessness” and “mental illness” cast doubts on my ability to handle the stress of […]

Feminist Book Club: Setting Boundaries

Book choice by August MISSives guest editor, Brea Dorsett

Feminist of the Month: Fiona Patten

Nominated by MISSives Guest Editor, Brea Dorsett Fiona Patten, a former sex worker and fashion designer, was the first woman to […]