Red Cross Babysitters Course coming soon!

This fall our babysitting course will be offered virtually through Zoom beginning November 16

Keep A Roof Over Their Heads

With your help we can continue to provide much needed poverty intervention programs and supportive housing throughout St.Thomas.

Purchase with Purpose at Connections

We look forward to seeing you in Port Stanley!

Nowhere to live?

New to Canada?

Looking for school age childcare?

Our History

Since 1902 we have proudly provided much needed services and programs to the community of St. Thomas and Elgin County. Read more…

Our Mission, Beliefs and Board of Directors

With compassion, strength and diversity the staff and Board of Directors come together to create positive changes in our community. Learn more…

Lisa’s journey

A reflection of the Housing Supports offered through the YWCA.  Struggling with generational poverty, abuse and addictions, at age 48 Lisa was referred to the YWCA St. Thomas Elgin by her continuing education teacher. Lisa was trying to make changes in an environment...

Amy’s journey

Amy now holds her head up high; with a radiant smile and looks forward to the future.

Courtney’s journey

Home is not a place… it’s a feeling

Natalie’s journey

The YWCA gave me the opportunity to start over and choose a better life.

Recent News

Bike-a-thon For A Cause Winners Announced

Bike-a-thon For A Cause Winners Announced

Thank you to all participants for joining us in our 1st ever virtual Bike-A-Thon! The weather was great during our week-long event which gave members of our community the opportunity to ride, walk, run or stroll in support of YWCA St.Thomas-Elgin. Through your...

Housing and Homelessness System Coordinator

Housing and Homelessness System Coordinator

Summary The Housing and Homelessness System Coordinator will provide administrative and professional support to youth and women homelessness initiatives and YWCA housing programs including intakes, data collection and reporting.  The System Coordinator will represent...

Housing and Homelessness System Coordinator

Newcomer Settlement Worker

Report to: Manager of Settlement Services Location: St. Thomas, Ontario Wage/Hours of work: $21.00-$23.00 per hour; 26 hours or more per week Start date: As soon as possible Under the direction of the Manager, the Newcomer Settlement Worker will be responsible for...

Bike-a-thon For A Cause Winners Announced

Bike-A-Thon Participant KM Reporting Form

Thank you for participating in our 1st ever Bike-A-Thon! In order to qualify for the amazing prizes we have listed below all individuals OR teams must complete the below form to report the total number of kilometers you completed during our week-long event. All...

Exit Site
Skip to content