Category Archives: General

Meet Shola, our new Basic Needs Coordinator!

Tell us a bit about yourself!  My name is Shola. I moved to Calgary recently and it has been a great experience so far. I have a background in Psychology and Human Resources. I love connecting with … Read More

Meet Diane, our new Fund Development Coordinator!

Tell us a bit about yourself!  I have worked in the non profit sector for most of my life. My introduction to the sector came through my interest in women and women’s rights especially around choice … Read More

Childcare and Gender Equity

This post was written by Chelsea Detheridge, member of the Women’s Centre Social Policy Committee Some say it takes a village to raise a child. But statistics show that, in reality, it is typically only … Read More

Workshops at the Women’s Centre – A Year in Review

Workshops at the Women’s Centre have always been an important way for women to connect with their community – we have been running workshops since we opened our doors in 1997! While the content changes … Read More

Gender and Immigration – Spotlight on Migrant Women in Canada

This post was written by Bronwyn Bragg, volunteer with the Women’s Centre Social Policy Committee Did you know in 2017, 24% of women who came to the Women’s Centre had either an immigrant or refugee … Read More