YWCA Spokane Hosts Address Confidentiality Program Training

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Impact
On May 17, YWCA Spokane hosted an Address Confidentiality Program Training to teach our advocates about the program and how to become certified to help survivors be safe in their homes. What is Address Confidentiality Program? The Address Confidentiality Program (ACP) is part of a safety plan that gives survivors of Domestic Violence a P.O. …

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Human Trafficking and Domestic Violence

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Get Involved, Impact
YWCA Spokane Conducts An Important training on Human trafficking From a recent employee survey, YWCA Spokane identified that almost half of our domestic violence advocates and counselors expressed having worked with a client who either self-disclosed or was suspected to be a victim of human trafficking.  As a response, one of YWCA Spokane’s Domestic Violence …

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Client Testimony – Angelic

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Impact, Spokane Resources, Success Stories
Thank you to Angelic for sharing your story with us! We are so thankful to Angelic for sharing her experience as a YWCA Spokane client with us. The following shares, in Angelic’s own words, how she came to YWCA Spokane and how her life has changed since she began participating in our programs.  “Coming to …

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Jackson Katz – Recap and Photo Gallery

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Events, Get Involved, Impact
Thank you to all who joined YWCA Spokane’s GoodGuys as we explored men’s leadership in the prevention of violence against women with speaker Jackson Katz Despite the falling snow and icy roads, the Spokane community joined YWCA Spokane’s GoodGuys for two special events with renowned educator, Jackson Katz. A public speech was provided at Gonzaga …

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End the Silence 2018 Recap

Categories: Community, Education and Training, Events, Get Involved
This Domestic Violence Action Month was an absolute success! Over 60 organizations and hundreds of community members participated in this month’s efforts. Thank you to our Domestic Violence Action committee for your incredible efforts. A huge thank you to Nicole Nimens, our Education and Outreach Coordinator, for organizing every event and campaign this month! In …

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