YWCA Spokane Youth Services Help Teens Prevent Intimate Partner Violence

Categories: Advocacy, Education and Training, Get Involved, Impact, Spokane Resources
YWCA Spokane’s Prevention Team is dedicated to ending Intimate Partner Domestic Violence before it ever begins. As a part of our prevention work, YWCA Spokane reaches out to young women and young men in the community with the goal to promote and educate about healthy relationships and to spread awareness about our available services. The …

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Donate Canned Food Items & Make an Impact

Categories: Advocacy, Donations, Fundraising, Get Involved, Impact
Make an impact this week by donating to YWCA Spokane! Our Domestic Violence Safe Shelter is in need of canned food items. Providing non-perishable food items creates a huge impact on those staying in our Shelter, and ensures that we can always feed those in need. Please consider donating as part of our SundayImpact campaign …

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Thank you to Bank of America for their Inspirational Gift!

Categories: Advocacy, Awards, Community, Donations, Fundraising
Thank you to Bank of America for your grant to benefit YWCA Spokane’s Women’s Opportunity Center Because of their amazing support, YWCA Spokane’s Women’s Opportunity Center will be able to provide more programs, classes, and availability for women experiencing domestic violence, homelessness, and/or unemployment. Bank of America’s gift makes a major impact in the lives …

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Rigorous Training Required of All YWCA Spokane Advocates

Categories: Advocacy, Education and Training, Other
While providing services to over 16,000 women, children, and families each year, YWCA Spokane advocates partake in a state-required, 30-hour intensive training program. In addition to holding a bachelor’s and/or master’s degree, all advocates who work in YWCA Spokane’s domestic violence shelter, legal advocacy department and counseling center undergo comprehensive training congruent with the organization’s …

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YWCA Spokane ECEAP Builds Healthy Lives for Kiddos

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Spokane Resources
Good health during early childhood is necessary for children to grow into well-developed adults. Health habits set during childhood are often indicators of the lifestyle these children will grow into. During these key years of development, if children do not receive the correct nutrition, immunization, or physical care, they can be exposed to disease, obesity, …

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