Starting 2020 with access to care from HSSA

Categories: Awards, Community, Donations, Get Involved, Impact, Other

Thank you to the Health Sciences & Services Authority of Spokane County (HSSA) for your grant! YWCA Spokane was awarded a generous grant for our trauma treatment and mental health program. YWCA providers have seen a growing need for this service among domestic violence survivors, and providing in-house psychological support through mental health therapy for …

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Teen Dating Violence Action Month

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Impact
February is Teen Dating Violence Action Month Last year, on January 28th, 2019, Mayor David Condon and the Spokane City Council gave a¬†proclamation to end teen dating violence and recognized February as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Nationally identified as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, February is host to an annual campaign aiming to generate …

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2020 MLK Jr. Unity Rally and Women+s March Reflection

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Events, Get Involved, Impact, Other
YWCA Spokane staff were grateful to be among the crowd of attendees, showing up and taking a stand for intersectional justice work in our community, at the 2020 Women+s March and the 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Unity Rally. Eliminating racism and empowering women is central to our mission and work at YWCA. Our …

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