Welcome to our Media centre! YWCA Canberra welcomes enquiries from the media.
For background information to help understand our organisation, have a look at:
You can also view many YWCA Canberra photos from recent events on Flickr. These photos can be downloaded and used to accompany articles about YWCA Canberra.
Our Publications and resources page contains our key publications, including our Annual reports, Reconciliation Action Plans, and Ynews.
Our CEO, Frances Crimmins, is available to speak on a variety of topics including gender equality, women’s leadership, housing and homelessness in Canberra and the childhood education and care sector.
As a Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) Pay Equity Ambassador, Ms Crimmins has undertaken a pledge to ensure gender balance on speaking panels. When invited to speak, Ms Crimmins will expect that efforts have been made to ensure a gender balance on the panel, and for women to participate in a meaningful way. She reserves the right to withdraw from any event, even at the last minute, should this not be the case when the speaker list is finalised.
YWCA Canberra also has experts available to be spokespeople on:
For all media enquiries call 0455 655 330 or email Zoya Patel, Executive Director of Communications, Advocacy and Engagement.