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Our volunteers are busy tidying up the CMC courtyard ready for our return next week. It’s a wonderful peaceful space we share with other CMC-based organisations @YorkChurch. This means we can meet members outside for Covid safety – and we can’t wait to welcome them back.

Our Covid Capsule book of writing and art from members during lockdown is now available! Email contact@kyra.org.uk for a copy – £5 donation suggested. It’s selling well already, so don’t delay, order today! Every donation helps us help more women. Thanks to @RotaryClubYork for funding this booklet.

Local women’s charity, Kyra Women’s Project, has published a book of poems and images which capture its members’ experiences during the pandemic and lockdown. The launch, on 29 March, coincides with the lifting of the ‘stay at home’ order by the Government. The charity aims to help women to make positive changes in their lives….

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Kyra’s Annual Review of 2019-20 – is now available – see how Kyra coped in a year unlike any other. Click the Image Below

Contract for Evaluator. Route to Recovery Project Purpose of role: to build, implement and report on a framework for evaluation of the four-year Route to Recovery (R2R) project, funded by the National Lottery Community Fund.   This post is restricted to women due to the nature of the role. The Occupational Requirement under Schedule 9…

Thank you so much to Rotary York Ainsty who have provided us with more face masks to give out to members. We were absolutely delighted that they also presented us with a Citation recognising our ‘outstanding work in mitigating the effects of the Covid 19 pandemic through exemplary community supporting activities.’ It’s wonderful to have this appreciation…

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IWW programme now available- join us to celebrate women and their place in the world. Our theme is supporting women in a post-pandemic world – we have panels, groups, exercise and well-being sessions, art, poetry, information and more! Join us starting Monday 8 March – International Women’s Day. – see the programme for how to…

We are delighted that Kyra’s Rose Project – our young women’s group – has been given a generous funding boost by the Norman Collinson Charitable Trust. The Trust sent a cheque last month that will ensure that this very important group, which supports isolated and vulnerable young women, can continue well into the Spring. The…

 

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