Newcomer Women Programs - YMCA of Three Rivers Waterloo Region

Newcomer Women Programs

Newcomer Women's Programs

Healthy Women Together (Click to view PDF)

This online program is designed for newcomer women to share experiences, learn new skills, develop healthy habits for physical and mental health, and to connect with the community.

January 28th - March 4th: Fridays, 11:00AM - 12:00PM



Investing in Women's Futures (Click to view PDF)

Helps immigrant and visible minority women move towards economic self-sufficiency through marketable skills training, employment readiness and  life skills coaching as well as providing customer service training and self-employment coaching. Call 519-579-9622 for more information.

January 17th - March 29th:

  • Customer Service & Entrepreneurship Basics: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 11:30AM - 1:00PM

  • Beginner Computers: Thursdays & Fridays, 10:00 - 11:30 AM

  • Sewing (Domestic) - Level 1: Mondays & Wednesdays, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM



Investing in Women's Futures eCommerce (Click to view PDF)

Investing in Women’s Futures Ecommerce program will provide women with an end-to-end training and practical skills to create their own on-line enterprise.

January 17th - March 24th:

  • Business & Finance: Monday-Thursday, 10:00AM - 11:00AM

  • Social Media: Monday-Thursday, 11:00AM - 12:00PM



A Few Stitches: Alterations and Production Services

Our Industrial Sewing Machine Training Program offers alterations and production services from our students at an affordable cost. Bring your items into the YMCA where our students perform these services under the watchful eye of our experienced instructors.


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