The Montreal YWCA was founded in 1875 by eight women whose mission was to help immigrant women and those who had recently arrived in Montreal. The YWCA Founders’ immediate concern was improving the quality of life of women, by advocating for better working conditions and equal wages. Some of the YWCA Montreal's programs include:
The YWCA is a non-profit organization that is a big part of the Montreal community, and works to improve the lives of girls and women by increasing their self-esteem and encouraging their personal growth, through various programs tailored to their needs.
Montreal YWCA's Women's Services
Some of the women's services at the Montreal YWCA include:
YOUTH & ADULT LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS
LEGAL INFORMATION CLINIC