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Learn more about how YWCA Lethbridge programming nurtures your mind, body, and spirit!

Our youth programs and services empower children and youth with safe spaces to make new friends while exploring self and learning about healthy relationships.

Our leadership programs provide teens and young adults with opportunities to become role models and to develop essential skills that will equip them to become tomorrow’s leaders.

Heaslth and Fitness programming offers multiple avenuess of empowerment and leadership opportunities – consider the fact that we’ve had participantspreviously unable to get and stand do so or that we’ve had an instructor overcome trauma and gain personal confidence through teaching yoga classes. Whatever the leadership or empowerment goal there is a fit for everyone at the YWCA.

 

Youth Programming:

Our youth programs and services empower children and youth with safe spaces to make new friends while exploring self and learning about healthy relationships.

Our leadership programs provide teens and young adults with opportunities to become role models and to develop essential skills that will equip them to become tomorrow’s leaders.

Youth programming is subject to funding and includes:

  • Girl2Girl
  • GirlSpace
  • GirlSpace Summer Leadership Camps
  • Power of Being a Girl Conference
  • YWise Guys
  • Neighbourhood Play Program
  • Young Women’s Leadership Council
  • YWise Guys Conference
  • YWise Guys Summer Leadership Camps

Contact: Tracy James, Program Manager
                Tjames@ywcalethbridge.org; 403-329-0088 ext 251

Health and Fitness:

YWCA Coed Fitness Center has been changing lives in Lethbridge since we opened our doors in 1983. We believe that there is a fit for everyone: All walks of life and all fitness and ability levels. We understand that fitness is more than a hobby, it’s a ticket to continued independence, quality of life, and confidence. We founded our gym on the idea of making the benefits of fitness accessible to people from all walks of life.  Whether you exercise daily or you’ve never stepped into a gym before, YWCA Coed Fitness Center can help shape the new you. We want to be your next workout partner. Call us today!

Services include:

  • Memberships
  • Fitness Classes
  • Personal Training
  • Personal Protection

Contact: Dustin Blackmore, Program Manager
dblackmore@ywcalethbridge.org; 403-329-0088 ext. 249

Power of Being a Girl Conference

Find your power, speak up, and make positive changes in your life

YWise Guys

A safe space for boys to make new friends & learn about healthy relationships

Neighbourhood Play Program

Learn about leadership while you get outside and play!

Young Women's Leadership Council

Advocate for social justice while you learn about leadership & board governance

YWise Guys Conference

Learn to think critically about masculinity and gender stereotypes.

YWise Guys Summer Leadership Camps

Build leadership skills this summer with fun activities & new friends

Give kids a hand up

Help tomorrow’s leaders develop confidence & healthy self-esteem.

604 8th Street South, Lethbridge, AB T1J 2K1
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