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Celebrating Success in Gun Safety Amidst Recent Supreme Court Decision

Июн 24, 2024 Комментарии к записи Celebrating Success in Gun Safety Amidst Recent Supreme Court Decision отключены

I am grateful to be able to share some good news with you today about one of the ways we’re collaborating with law enforcement to prevent senseless violence and protect survivors.

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Момент миссии – круглосуточная линия помощи

1 мая 2024 г. Комментарии к записи Mission Moment – 24hr Helpline отключены

О YWCA Служба поддержки YWCA в Спокане работает круглосуточно и без выходных. Адвокаты приютов ежегодно помогают более 3000 человек с планированием безопасности, направлением на другие услуги и предоставлением общей информации о домашнем насилии. Линия помощи доступна по телефону, посредством текстового сообщения или электронной почты, что позволяет сообществу связаться с нами самым безопасным и удобным способом…

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Отчет о влиянии взаимодействия с сообществом за 2023 год

5 января 2024 г. Комментарии к записи 2023 Community Engagement Impact Report отключены

A New Department Focused on Impact Founded in 2022, YWCA Spokane’s Community Engagement Department was created to help promote community collaboration and action that furthers the mission of the agency. After a year of growing and learning, the department is proud to share how their work has helped prevent future…

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Mission Moment – DV Support Advocacy

Ноя 1, 2023 Комментарии к записи Mission Moment – DV Support Advocacy отключены

About DV Support Advocacy YWCA Spokane’s Domestic Violence Support Advocacy creates a welcoming and nonjudgmental space for survivors to unpack the complexities of their situation and feel heard. Through the intake process, Support Advocates listen to what the survivor’s current needs are and offer options. A component of this first…

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Резюме | Пути вперед: цифровое злоупотребление и DV

25 октября 2023 г. Комментарии к записи Recap | Pathways Forward: Digital Abuse & DV отключены

A discussion on how digital abuse impacts survivors of domestic violence and tips for prevention 2 min. read VIEW RECORDING On October 18th, as part of our Domestic Violence Action Month campaign, we held a Pathways Forward discussion on the tactics and impacts of digital abuse with Émilie St-Pierre (Future…

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Mission Moment – Community Training & Education

Окт 3, 2023 Комментарии к записи Mission Moment – Community Training & Education отключены

About Community Engagement At YWCA Spokane, we may be best known for providing crisis support to survivors of intimate partner domestic violence (IPDV). While these types of services are a percentage of what we do, we offer the community much more. A key aspect of our community outreach is training…

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DVAM Action Kit

Сен 1, 2023 Комментарии к записи DVAM Action Kit отключены

Take Action with YWCA Spokane this October The month of October is nationally recognized as Domestic Violence Action Month. During October, YWCA Spokane looks to increase awareness about the prevalence of domestic violence in our community, inspire action that is focused on creating lasting change, and encourage community-wide participation. We…

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Why Language Access Matters…For Everybody

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4 min. read Mujeres in Action is the first organization in the Spokane region dedicated to serving survivors of domestic and sexual violence from the Latino/a/x communities. Over the past year, MiA has been working with the courts and county sheriff’s department concerning language access for limited English proficiency (LEP)…

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End the Violence Toolkit Launch

Май 10, 2023 Комментарии к записи End the Violence Toolkit Launch отключены

Domestic Violence Requires A Community Response Yesterday, May 9th, 2023, the Spokane Regional Domestic Violence Coalition (SRDVC), in collaboration with Providence Health, officially launched the End the Violence Toolkit for businesses. The toolkit serves as a resource for employers on how to educate their staff on domestic violence issues. YWCA…

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Thriving Now – Recap

Апр 7, 2023 Комментарии к записи Thriving Now – Recap отключены

A Conversation on domestic violence On April 5th, 2023, YWCA Spokane hosted a conversation on domestic violence with Askia Underwood, a domestic violence survivor recently featured in Uncovered: The Secrets We Hide. Watch Askia’s story here. Thriving Now is a powerful first-hand account of how domestic violence can turn someone’s…

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Резюме | Февральский путь вперед: профилактические меры

10 февраля 2023 г. Комментарии к записи Recap | February Pathways Forward: Prevention Efforts отключены

LOCAL EXPERTS JOIN YWCA SPOKANE TO DISCUSS PREVENTION EFFORTS FOR YOUTH During Teen Domestic Violence Awareness Month, YWCA Spokane was joined by Citlalli Briseño, Program Supervisor for Mujeres in Action, and Kami LaMoreaux, Violence Prevention Coordinator for Spokane Regional Domestic Violence Coalition, to speak about their work with young people.…

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Mission Moment – Prevention Efforts

Фев 1, 2023 Комментарии к записи Mission Moment – Prevention Efforts отключены

Purpose At its core, violence prevention is about ending cycles of abuse. YWCA Spokane’s prevention efforts focus on doing this with teens by “Holding space to have conversations with teenagers about relationships that they don’t normally have with adults in their lives,” according to Lizbeth Reyes, Prevention Coordinator. She sees…

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TDVAM 2023

Фев 1, 2023 Комментарии к записи TDVAM 2023 отключены

Every February, a month long national initiative takes place to bring awareness to teen dating violence. Similar to intimate partner domestic violence, teen dating violence can take on many different forms and has a significant impact on our community. When we think about abuse, physical abuse is the first form…

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Резюме | Октябрь: «Пути вперед: центрирование выживших»

24 октября 2022 г. Комментарии к записи Recap | October Pathways Forward: Centering Survivors отключены

  Local experts join ywca spokane to discuss impacts to domestic violence survivors of current legislative changes (>1 minute read)   During this year’s Week Without Violence, YWCA Spokane was joined by Sarah Dixit, Public Affair Manager of Planned Parenthood of Greater Washington & North Idaho, and Gonzaga Law Professor…

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Legal Advocacy Services Guide

25 августа 2022 г. Комментарии к записи Legal Advocacy Services Guide отключены

Legal terms can be tricky. Understanding the difference between a protection order and a restraining order doesn’t come up often in day-to-day life, unless your favorite crime show mentions it; however, in cases of domestic violence, these terms and rules can be crucial for a survivor’s safety. We often receive…

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Domestic Violence Protection Orders: Frequently Asked Questions

25 августа 2022 г. Комментарии к записи Domestic Violence Protection Orders: Frequently Asked Questions отключены

Domestic Violence Protection Orders: Frequently Asked Questions If you are applying for or considering a protection order, our team of legal advocates has put together a list of frequently asked questions for you to review. If you choose to review the answers, they can help you prepare for an appointment…

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Prevention Team Celebration At Rogers

Июн 3, 2022 Комментарии к записи Prevention Team Celebration At Rogers отключены

YWCA Spokane’s Prevention Team Celebrates the Recent Successful Completion of an Educational Series at John R. Rogers High School Focused on Health Relationships & Dating Violence During the spring semester, the YWCA Spokane Prevention Team spent one day a week for five weeks with students in a Rogers High School…

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