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Honouring Y Women

YWCA Australia sends our congratulations to the following Y women who were recognised in the 2020 Australia Day Honours List. We recognise their contribution to the YWCA movement, and their dedication to our mission.

Created For Us, By Us: Celebrating IDPwD 2019

In front of a sold-out crowd, the incredible MC Kelly Vincent led a panel made up of local women, Ellen Fraser-Barbour, Jo Agius, Chantal Bongiovanni and Eloise Dibden, through an enlightening and motivating discussion based on the theme for IDPwD 2019: The Future Is Accessible.

Young people leading the green movement

Year 10 students Mia, Sati and Isabella decided to make their passion for the environment the focus of their project through the Youth Frontiers mentoring program.

Reflecting on being President of YWCA Australia

For the past eighteen months since the historic merger of YWCAs around Australia, President Julie Boyd has led a committed board in guiding YWCA Australia through the highs and lows of a merger process.

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Over 2000 women in Southern NSW supported through YWCA domestic and family violence support services in 2019

In the past twelve months, over 2000 women in Shoalhaven and the Southern Highlands have been supported through critical domestic and family violence support services offered by YWCA Australia.

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Looking for the next President of the YWCA Australia Board

We are looking for an outstanding woman to be the next President of the YWCA Australia Board – could it be you?