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YWCA Australia

Programs for women, young women and girls


DONATE NOW and help us make a positive impact to the lives of more than two million women, young women and girls throughout Australia by the end of 2023.

YWCA Australia is a leading national feminist organisation working towards a future, where all women and girls are equal, safe and respected.

Our goal is to positively impact the lives of more than two million women, young women and girls throughout Australia by the end of 2023.

YWCA Australia is committed to delivering high impact services that improve the lives of women, children, young people and their families. We empower women through leadership, advocacy and the provision of critical community services across Australia’s diverse social and geographic landscape. We deliver a wide range of innovative and evidence-based programs and services,
including; education, training, employment, homelessness services, leadership programs, community housing and support services.

YWCA Australia is the national association of YWCAs in Australia. YWCAs started working in Australia in the 1870s and continue today to improve lives in Australia by developing women's and girls' leadership and providing vital community programs and services in local Australian communities. Our programs and services reach over 250,000 people each year in more than 270 sites in rural, regional and urban Australia.

As of 1 June 2018, YWCAs across Australia are ONE strong, unified, leading national organisation with the vision that all women, young women and girls are safe and respected, with equal access to power, opportunity and resources.

YWCA Australia is part of the World YWCA movement striving for women’s empowerment, leadership and rights in more than 120 countries.




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Contact Details

Level 5, 66 Wentworth Avenue

(02) 9285 6286

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Will I receive a receipt for my donation?

Yes, as soon as your donation is processed.