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GirlSpace In-School Support

Arrange to have YWCA staff host GirlSpace at your school!

Registration

Forms available from school staff or by contacting a GirlSpace facilitator

Hours of Operation

Varies based on school needs &availability 

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Program Overview

The GirlSpace In-School Support Program offers schools a unique chance to capitalize on support from our experienced GirlSpace staff in addressing issues youth are facing in their schools.

Sessions run 8 to 10 weeks. GirlSpace staff will facilitate programming with selected youth at your school to give them opportunities to develop self, explore challenges, and increase self-confidence, while building peer relationships and having fun in a safe setting.

Staff personnel interested in having GirlSpace run at their school can contact our GirlSpace facilitators to discuss opportunities. Programming typically runs September – December; January – March; or April – June.

Contacts

Lorrie Wittke, Youth Services Manager
lwittke@ywcalethbridge.org
403-329-0088

Cost

FREE!

Who Can Access?

Girls & non-binary youth ages 8-17

Childcare

No

Transportation

No.

Program Funding

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