YWCA December 6 Fund

The YWCA December 6 Fund provides interest-free loans to women fleeing abuse. We help women establish themselves in safety.

CLICK to view a personal story about the December 6 Fund.

What does this program offer?

Loans of $500-$1,000 can be used to:

  • pay rent
  • pay hydro
  • pay bills in arrears
  • buy furniture
  • cover moving expenses
  • cover other approved items

The loan process takes 5-10 business days. Loans are repaid in small monthly payments by pre-authorized debit.

Who is this program for?

Women who:

  • are fleeing an abusive situation within the last nine months
  • have a bank account
  • have a source of income (social assistance is accepted)
  • have a support letter from a referral agency
  • live in Toronto or the Region of Peel
  • over 18 years of age 

Who do I contact?

Dela Aziavor, Support Worker
416.961.8101 x398

To support the YWCA December 6 Fund, click here.

The YWCA December 6 Fund is funded by  the United Way of Greater Toronto, the United Way of Peel Region and the Canadian Women's Foundation and its partners.