Women's Network PEI (WNPEI) is a not-for-profit organization based in the province of Prince Edward Island, Canada. We work to strengthen and support community efforts to improve the status of women in our society. Through our project work we promote equality, using feminist analysis and practice, and address issues which affect women in our province. We provide a forum for the voices of PEI women, and opportunities for women to realize power, knowledge, skills, abilities, vision and financial security. We also act as a referral service to help women find programs and services they may need.
Application process now open for the life skills and employment readiness program
Women who are 22 to 45 and have experienced limited attachment to the workforce, lack of confidence, limited education, poverty, mental or physical health issues, abuse, family violence, or lone parenthood with limited supports, are welcome to apply.
Job Opportunity at WNPEI: Program Facilitator
Deadline to apply: 30 June 2019
Are you feminist? Do you have experience facilitating programs? Are you passionate about supporting people as they make a change in their lives? If yes, please apply for the position of Program Facilitator at Women’s Network PEI!
Women's Network PEI Announces Breakthrough for Island Tradeswomen
Gender Equality in Trades
Women's Network PEI has released a statistical forecast that shows impressive movement toward gender equality in the trades on PEI. In 2009, PEI was 276 years away from gender equality in trades on PEI. Today's forecast is a big improvement.
WNPEI among Organizations Funded through Support for Women's Empowerment
Status of Women Canada Announcement
The Women's Network PEI team is very grateful for the project funding that we receive from Status of Women Canada. This support helps us empower Island women and improve their status in PEI society.