Month: March 2020

COVID-19 Update

Updated Thursday, March 26th: The YWCA’s commitment to providing Crisis and Support services to women who experience violence remains strong.  ​Crossroads Shelter and HERS – Haliburton Emergency Rural SafeSpace are essential services for women and children fleeing violence in Peterborough and Haliburton County. We will continue to provide reliable, confidential support, resources, safety and information around the clock. Crisis and Support services…read more

Peterborough realtor Linz Hunt treks across the Sahara Desert to raise $17,820 for YWCA Crossroads Shelter

KawarthaNow | Linz Hunt of Royal LePage Frank Real Estate in Peterborough has donated $17,820 to YWCA Peterborough Haliburton’s Crossroads Shelter in support of women and children fleeing abuse. Hunt raised the funds by participating in Royal LePage Shelter Foundation’s 2019 Sahara Desert Challenge for Shelter, where a group of 120 Royal LePage professionals journeyed…read more

YWCA seeks Board Directors: dynamic women who want to make a difference in the lives of women and children

YWCA Peterborough Haliburton is seeking volunteers to join the organization’s Board of Directors. “We are looking for board members who are passionate about women’s issues and have the desire to be involved with an organization that provides life-saving programs, tools and resources that help women and children thrive. The YWCA plays a vital role in…read more