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YWCA Spokane is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, standing up for social justice, helping families, and strengthening communities.

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To access YWCA’s available programs and services during the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit our regularly updated services page or contact us through our 24hr helpline services by calling 509-326-2255, emailing help@ywcaspokane.org, or texting 509-220-3725.


Program Impact

11,886


Women receive support and advocacy to rebuild their lives after experiencing domestic violence.

Domestic Violence Services

3,051


Children and mothers develop new tools needed for success in life including job and school readiness.

Education & Job Training

2,534


Children and youth receive outreach and counseling to help cope with trauma and develop health relationship skills.

Children's Services

It Takes Courage

I didn’t recognize all the signs. They started so small and built up slowly over time. It wasn’t all bad. A lot of it was really wonderful. The violent episodes were sometimes years apart. That is what made it so hard, so confusing.

Get Involved

SPEAK UP – ADVOCATE

Your voice has power and can have an amazing impact in your community. There are many ways you can get involved and make a difference in the lives of women, children, and families on a local level and nationally.

Advocate

MAKE AN IMPACT – VISIONARY Leaders

We believe in a community where all women and children have a safe place to live. A place where women have the opportunity to earn a livable wage and families can live free from violence, in peace, and with dignity.

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Upcoming events

Featured Event

Upcoming Events

Aug
19
Fri
Nature Walk: Riverside State Park
Aug 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Our nature walking groups offer the opportunity to engage with the restorative benefits of the forest through guided walks in nature. Transportation to each site is available. Registration is required and is limited to 5 participants.

The Women’s Opportunity Center of YWCA Spokane is excited to offer a variety of free holistic groups and learning opportunities aimed at supporting your healing and wellness. These groups are for folks who identify as having experienced trauma at some point in their lives.

For more information and to register, call or text 509-724-6337. On-site childcare is available upon request.

Please Note: YWCA’s Women’s Opportunity Center also offers other free services for program participants including a  computer lab, job readiness and mentorship services, and a free clothing and necessities boutique for anyone who  identifies as non-binary or a woman. Call 509-724-6337 to learn more about these additional offerings.

Aug
22
Mon
Social Emotional Learning Group (SEL) @ YWCA Spokane, Women's Opportunity Center
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This class offers the opportunity to learn skills for self-regulation through the use of mindfulness practices, movement, and guided reflection. Topics covered are self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, and decision making. Here we will begin building resilience, gain skills for navigating stress and develop a healthy relationship with ourselves and our emotions.

The Women’s Opportunity Center of YWCA Spokane is excited to offer a variety of free holistic groups and learning opportunities aimed at supporting your healing and wellness. These groups are for folks who identify as having experienced trauma at some point in their lives.

For more information, call or text 509-724-6337. On-site childcare is available upon request.

Please Note: YWCA’s Women’s Opportunity Center also offers other free services for program participants including a  computer lab, job readiness and mentorship services, and a free clothing and necessities boutique for anyone who  identifies as non-binary or a woman. Call 509-724-6337 to learn more about these additional offerings.

Aug
23
Tue
Essentials Life Skills Group @ YWCA Spokane, Women's Opportunity Center
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Life Skills classes offer an opportunity to learn and grow within a supportive community. Topics covered are designed to support those impacted by trauma in gaining self-awareness, confidence, and embracing a  deeper sense of personal agency. These classes offer an opportunity to build community and gain skills for  building fulfilling lives.

The Women’s Opportunity Center of YWCA Spokane is excited to offer a variety of free holistic groups and learning opportunities aimed at supporting your healing and wellness. These groups are for folks who identify as having experienced trauma at some point in their lives.

For more information, call or text 509-724-6337. On-site childcare is available upon request.

Please Note: YWCA’s Women’s Opportunity Center also offers other free services for program participants including a  computer lab, job readiness and mentorship services, and a free clothing and necessities boutique for anyone who  identifies as non-binary or a woman. Call 509-724-6337 to learn more about these additional offerings.

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