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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.

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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.

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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

Pathways Forward: Prevention Efforts Feb 8

Join YWCA Spokane as we engage the community with key Spokane experts and YWCA staff in a progress-minded conversation about teen dating violence and how we can work to prevent violence before it happens.

Pathways Forward: Prevention Efforts

Upcoming Events

Jan
30
Mon
Stress Management Practice @ YWCA Spokane, Women's Opportunity Center
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Stress Management Practice @ YWCA Spokane, Women's Opportunity Center

Come cultivate skills to navigate the day-to-day stressors of life!  Improve self-regulation through mindfulness, movement & guided reflection. We focus on improving self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, and decision making.  Build resilience, learn to navigate stress and develop a healthy relationship with 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.

Jan
31
Tue
Chair Yoga for Reclaiming the Body
Jan 31 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Chair Yoga for Reclaiming the Body

A trauma sensitive yoga practice that emphasizes personal agency and choice, with the option of chair yoga to make this activity more accessible to a broader range of mobility challenges. This practice is a down-to-earth approach which builds skills for managing stress and increasing mind-body connection.

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.

Healthy Relationship Skills @ YWCA Spokane, Women's Opportunity Center
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Healthy Relationship Skills @ YWCA Spokane, Women's Opportunity Center

This group is aimed at developing the knowledge necessary to nurture healthy relationships. Leave with new ideas to support your relationships and build a deeper sense of personal agency. To continue putting ideas learned in this group to work, join our Social- Emotional Learning Practice as a companion to this group.

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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