YWCA ELM CENTRE IS OFFICIALLY OPEN!!

May 22, 2012, the YWCA Elm Centre officially opened with a ceremony attended by the federal, provincial and city governments and hundreds of supporters, donors, neighbours and friends. The YWCA Elm Centre is the largest affordable housing project to be built in the city in at least a decade. The centre hosts YWCA Toronto’s administrative headquarters and an apartment building that features a concierge, courtyard and a rooftop garden. Set in downtown Toronto, the centre offers affordable homes to low-income women and their families, women living with mental health and addiction issues and families of Aboriginal ancestry.
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The YWCA Elm Centre is a community hub, with the 180-seat Nancy’s Auditorium, a women’s resource centre, meeting spaces and a restaurant.
YWCA ELM CENTRE COMMUNITY RENTAL SPACES

Click to watch a video about Elm Centre   VIDEO ON YWCA ELM CENTRE

Click to view photo gallery   PHOTO GALLERY - OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONY


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