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Day 20: Reproductive Justice & Systemic Racism

5월 27, 2022 Day 20: Reproductive Justice & Systemic Racism 댓글 닫힘

| CHALLENGE | DAY 1 | DAY 2 | DAY 3 | DAY 4 | DAY 5 | DAY 6 | DAY 7 | DAY 8 | DAY 9 | DAY 10 | DAY 11 | DAY 12 | DAY 13 | DAY 14 | DAY 15 | DAY 16…

DVAM 2021

2월 24, 2022 DVAM 2021 댓글 닫힘

Donate | Chalk Walk | YW Table Talk | Survive To Thrive | Pathways Forward | Business Call To Action October Is Nationally Recognized As Domestic Violence Action Month (DVAM) During this national month of advocacy, join YWCA Spokane in our goals to:  Increase Awareness:  Paint Spokane Purple With A…

Safe Shelter at Capacity

11월 24, 2021 Safe Shelter at Capacity 댓글 닫힘

YWCA Spokane’s Emergency Safe Shelter Has Been at Capacity Nearly All of 2021 Rather than turn survivors away when the shelter is full, YWCA advocates rely on hotel availability to fulfill our commitment to finding safe locations where survivors can escape dangerous abuse situations. This is an expensive and imperfect…

Last Chance To Support Survivors During DVAM!

10월 29, 2021 Last Chance To Support Survivors During DVAM! 댓글 닫힘

October is Domestic Violence Action Month (DVAM) & YWCA Spokane Looks To Raise $50,000 by October 31st! Throughout the last several weeks, we have offered the Spokane community many ways to spread awareness and step into action during DVAM. In addition, we are looking to raise $50,000 in critical funds…

Pathways Forward: Domestic Violence In Spokane Recap

10월 28, 2021 Pathways Forward: Domestic Violence In Spokane Recap 댓글 닫힘

YWCA Spokane and Local Experts Chart Pathways Forward In A Talk About Domestic Violence in Spokane Thank you to everyone who joined us for YWCA Spokane’s Pathways Forward roundtable event. This year, YWCA Spokane launched our new Pathways Forward series to begin having progress-minded conversations as we enter the post-pandemic…

Domestic Violence and The Business Community

10월 12, 2021 Domestic Violence and The Business Community 댓글 닫힘

Domestic Violence Is A Community Issue, Impacting The Lives Of Our Friends, Co-Workers, and Families Domestic violence doesn’t stay at home. It’s all around us, in school, in the grocery store, in the workplace. Chances are that people in your circle of friends, family, and co-workers has, is, or will…

2021 Chalk Walk | Photo Gallery

10월 8, 2021 2021 Chalk Walk | Photo Gallery 댓글 닫힘

Wednesday, October 6th, in partnership with Riverfront Spokane, our team at YWCA Spokane held a Chalk Walk event in the park downtown as our kickoff for Domestic Violence Action Month. During this national month of advocacy, join YWCA Spokane in our goals to Increase Awareness, Inspire Action and Raise $50,000…

Your Business Can Take Action This DVAM

9월 20, 2021 Your Business Can Take Action This DVAM 댓글 닫힘

DVAM | Donate | Chalk Walk | YW Table Talk | Survive To Thrive | Pathways Forward | Business Call To Action YWCA Spokane Invites Local Businesses To Shine A Light For Survivors During Domestic Violence Action Month (DVAM) Together, We Inspire Real & Lasting Change This October, for national…

Day 7: Homelessness

6월 16, 2021 Day 7: Homelessness 댓글 닫힘

DAY 7 Of YWCA Spokane’s 14-Day Racial Equity & Social Justice Challenge We hope this challenge provides you with an opportunity to better understand concepts related to race, power, privilege, and leadership. DAY 1 | DAY 2 | DAY 3 | DAY 4 | DAY 5 | DAY 6 |…

Day 6: Domestic Violence

6월 15, 2021 Day 6: Domestic Violence 댓글 닫힘

DAY 6 Of YWCA Spokane’s 14-Day Racial Equity & Social Justice Challenge We hope this challenge provides you with an opportunity to better understand concepts related to race, power, privilege, and leadership. DAY 1 | DAY 2 | DAY 3 | DAY 4 | DAY 5 | DAY 6 |…

End the Violence Toolkit

5월 12, 2021 End the Violence Toolkit 댓글 닫힘

Spokane County has the highest rate of domestic violence in Washington State. Providence Health Care has awarded the Spokane Regional Domestic Violence Coalition (SRDVC) $154,500 to support the creation and implementation of the End the Violence (ETV) Toolkit for businesses. This last year has heightened the need for such a…

We Believe Survivors

4월 9, 2021 We Believe Survivors 댓글 닫힘

At YWCA Spokane, We Believe Survivors Spokane, WA – On Thursday, April 8, 2021, The Inlander published the following article by Wilson Criscione, “Law Enforcement Behind The Badge”, available online at The Inlander. As Spokane’s primary service provider to victims of intimate partner domestic violence, YWCA Spokane would like to…

Navigating DSHS Resources with YWCA Spokane Staff

4월 9, 2021 Navigating DSHS Resources with YWCA Spokane Staff 댓글 닫힘

Written by Emily Stohr, YWCA Spokane CSO Advocate Navigating DSHS Resources with YWCA Spokane Staff At YWCA Spokane, we provide Community Service Office Advocates (CSO) who work closely with clients receiving TANF assistance (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families). The CSO advocates help clients learn about support offered through YWCA Spokane,…

서포터 하이라이트: 진

2021년 4월 2일 Supporter Highlight: Jean 댓글 닫힘

JEAN, you make an incredible difference. DonationS received Over the past few months, the YWCA Spokane community of staff, volunteers, and clients have joyously recieved many pieces of artwork from Jean Rice. Jean, pictured to the right, donated a collection of prints to YWCA Spokane. Jean hoped for the prints…

Intimate Partner Violence vs. Domestic Violence

1월 5, 2021 Intimate Partner Violence vs. Domestic Violence 댓글 닫힘

Both legally and within YWCA Spokane’s operations, there is a difference between Intimate Partner Violence and Domestic Violence While they may appear to be the same thing, and certainly have much overlap, Domestic Violence and Intimate Partner Violence are two different terms with different meanings. Domestic Violence is violence that…

예시된 탄력성: 고객 사례

2020년 12월 7일 Resilience Exemplified: A Client Story 댓글 닫힘

Resilience exemplified: a client story Finding peace, meaning, and connection after trauma can be extremely challenging. Survivors of domestic violence do it every day. At YWCA Spokane, we support them along their individiual journey. Check out this survivor’s story, read by this survivor’s advocate! Confidentiality Notice Please note, the story…

Together we give – #GivingTuesday 2020 is December 1!

11월 23, 2020 Together we give – #GivingTuesday 2020 is December 1! 댓글 닫힘

YWCA Spokane’s work is important all year around, but right now it’s more critical than ever. As COVID cases surge, women who need to escape an abusive partner are left with fewer options to leave. Our crisis hotline, legal services and childcare center are busy as women and families seek…

Thank You For Taking The Challenge

10월 28, 2020 Thank You For Taking The Challenge 댓글 닫힘

Thank You For Joining YWCA For Our Learn & Give Challenge It is our hope that you walk away with a deeper sense of what survivors go through, what resources are available, and how you can help. Change Requires Action From All Of Us Domestic Violence is a community issue…

Ending Violence Against All Womxn

10월 18, 2020 Ending Violence Against All Womxn 댓글 닫힘

Womxn and Violence When we discuss ending violence against women, we must use an intersectional lens that includes all women. The term “womxn” is often used to encompasses a broad range of identities for those who identify as women, which includes transgender women, non-binary, gender non-conforming, and gender-fluid individuals. LGBTQ+…