W.A.G.E.S - Warriors. Aspiring to end. Gender Based Violence for. Equity and. Security

Warriors is a cross-functional program to support tenants of Kitchener-Waterloo's supportive housing and clients of YW's emergency shelter in shaping their future with skills building through life skills, employment, and professional exploration.  

To register for these program please email us at warriors@ywkw.ca or speak with your ESW/TSW:

What to expect:

  • Life and Professional Skills coaching to help prevent and mitigate the occurrence and impact of gender-based violence

  • Programming based in evidence and support for survivors of / warriors against gender based violence

  • Life-Skill support through habit setting / deconstructing, time management, budgeting, and more,

  • Career coaching and job search supports (e.g., personal branding, resume building, and interview prep) by YWKW's IHCS Program Coordinators

  • Real-world employment re-integration volunteer opportunity at YW Thrift Boutique

  • Opportunities to enhance your network through guest speakers & community referrals

Program Coordinators Aella & Guruman | 226-747-7980 | warriors@ywkw.ca

    Learn more about our funder: https://women-gender-equality.canada.ca/en.html