News for August 2017

Posted on August 25, 2017


Posted on August 25, 2017


Join Surrey Women's Centre's movement to help shape the future of women's safety. 

When women fleeing violence only had the clothes on their backs, you were there. When women came looking for support, you were there. When women come knocking on our doors, you'll be there again. 

Posted on August 22, 2017


Posted on August 16, 2017

Once again, the #DiaperCampaign is in full swing; ready to diaper the bums of hundreds of babies all across the Surrey!
Thank you Leah Bolton from Joy TV for putting together an entire segment dedicated to our campaign!

Posted on August 10, 2017

Having enough disposable diapers doesn’t just mean that babies will be free of rashes and infections, it also means that single moms can go to work and support their families.

1 in 2 children that live in single-parent families in BC are poor, and women head 83% of single parent families.

Posted on August 4, 2017

Not all mothers can afford diapers for their babies.

Sadly, Surrey has the highest amount of children living in poverty in all of Metro Vancouver - 23,480 to be exact.

16,000 children are living in poverty in North Surrey and Fleetwood, with Guildford and Newton not far behind. These areas of Surrey have some of the highest rates of child poverty in all of Metro Vancouver.