Papers of YWCA Centre, Rhyl

Scope and Content

Consists of photographs and copies of Halycon magazine.

Administrative / Biographical History

The YWCA [previously The Young Women's Christian Organisation] was founded in 1855 by Miss Emma Robarts and The Hon Mrs Arthur Kinnaird in London, which grew into a global movement. The World YWCA was founded in 1894.

YWCA England and Wales is a registered charity working with the most disadvantaged girls and young women in England and Wales.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. It is advisable to book in advance, for details and opening hours see http://archives.denbighshire.gov.uk/visit-us/. Access to some documents may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation, Denbighshire Archive Service will advise where this is the case.

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