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July 18th Employer Info Session with WCB

Want a career where you make a difference for workers and employers? The Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board has career opportunities where you will make a difference, plus great benefits. Opportunities include: Case Management, Claims Adjudication, Information Technology, Injury Prevention & Safety, Employer Services, Human Resources, Health Care, Finance, Customer Services and Communications. Come early and […]

A Big Thank-You To Apex!!!

The YWCA Crisis Shelter and Residence Youth Program would like to thank Apex Trampoline Park for their generous donation of 6 free 1 hour jumps! We seek to get the young women that live in our program to get involved in the community by taking them to various agencies and events in Saskatoon. It is […]

The Mind-Body-Spirit Balance

Wellness is the search for enhanced quality of life, personal growth and potential through positive lifestyle behaviors and attitudes. Certain factors influence our state of wellness, including nutrition, physical activity, stress coping methods, good relationships and career success. Each day we work toward maximizing our level of health and wellness to live long, full and […]

Some Job Search Strategies for 2017

There are always new ways to using job search strategies, and here are some different approaches that may enhance your pursuit. For example,  It’s no secret that networking is an important component to your career success. If networking is a new concept to you, take some time to brush up on your skills.  Scrolling through […]

YWCA Summer Basketball Camps

At the YWCA Summer Basketball Camps, we will take you through an exciting journey of learning to play basketball. Using structured drills together with fun games and activities, you will learn and practice fundamental skills of the game of the basketball such as ball-handling, passing, different types of shooting and also rebounding. At the Y, […]

July 26 YWCA Paint Nite Fundraiser

Our parent advisory committee for the YWCA Child Development Centre is organizing a Paint Nite on Wednesday, July 26. Paint Nite “Peaceful Beach Afternoon” Wednesday, July 26 7:00pm Hudsons Canada’s Pub Must be 19+ years of age to attend. Tickets are $45. Visit PaintNite.com to register online by July 11. All funds raised will support the music […]

10 Award Recipients Named at PotashCorp YWCA Women of Distinction Awards

  Celebrating Women and Raising Funds to “Lift as You Climb” Saskatoon, SK—At the Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Women of Distinction Awards Dinner, 50 nominees were recognized for their leadership and contributions in Saskatoon and area. Kathryn Ford was named the 2017 Women of Distinction Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, recognition for her pioneering work in […]

Do Sask Clothing Swap

May 24th held Do Sask’s Do Sask Clothing Swap. The event was organized by the proprietor of Do Sask, Amy Rederburg, in conjunction with the Nature City Festival. Amy’s talent for organizing events were apparent at the Do Sask Pop Up Clothing Swap. She had brought in three designers to give fashion tips. One woman […]

Sexual Assault Awareness Week: Creating a lasting reminder of empowerment

Today marks the last day of Sexual Assault Awareness Week (SAAW).  The week may end here, but the message involved in this week is one that will continue to be in the forefront. Raising awareness, never blaming the victim and breaking the stigma of sexual assault is something that we will work at daily. Today […]

June 15th Employer Info Session with GardaWorld

Are you looking for employment? Canada’s leading security provider is looking for good people. GardaWorld protects people, assets and reputations. Come and learn what it takes to become part of this great team. This employer is hiring now. Bring your resume, and get connected. Date: Thursday, June 15 Time: arrive at 9:25 am, session starts at 9:30am […]