News

We’re a finalist for the 2019 HESTA Community Sector Care Awards!

We are so excited to announce that we are a finalist in the 2019 HESTA Community Sector Care Awards, in the ‘Outstanding Organisation’ category!

Our Youth Frontiers program hits the catwalk!

Young people are our future leaders – that’s why we’re so committed to the Youth Frontiers program! Youth Frontiers is a NSW Government funded program that promotes leadership and civic engagement in young people.

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Celebrating 21 years of Asista

Running in Victoria for 21 years, YWCA’s Asista mentoring program has consistently delivered positive outcomes for young women and their mentors.

Helping Jackie rebuild her life and reconnect with her kids

When Jackie turned to YWCA, she felt that she had hit rock bottom. Through our Pathways to Independence program, we were able to help her connect to support services including counselling, and helped Jackie to move into affordable community housing, paying a few weeks rent in advance to help her get started.

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Members – it’s time to vote for our next Young Women’s Council!

WOW YWCA community, you have outdone yourself! We have just been overwhelmed by the response to our second year of […]

If a nation’s greatness is measured by how it treats its elderly and vulnerable, Australia is set to fall shamefully short.

An article by Jan Berriman, YWCA’s Director of National Housing and Property Development.