ECEAP Parent Spotlight – McKyndree

Categories: Advocacy, Education and Training
Parent Advocacy Is An Important Part of ECEAP Today we would like to highlight McKyndree Rogers. McKyndree is a parent whose child was enrolled in our Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP). Through her family’s engagement in our program, McKyndree began to learn skills about parent advocacy including how to advocate for her children’s …

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Intimate Partner Violence vs. Domestic Violence

Categories: Advocacy, Community, Education and Training, Get Involved, Impact, Spokane Resources
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 takes place within a household …

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Youth Leadership Council

Categories: Community, Education and Training, Get Involved
YWCA Spokane is proud to announce our new Youth Leadership Council (YLC). What Is YLC YLC is a diverse, youth-led group, that stands to uphold leadership, promote change, and raise awareness about teen dating violence within the Spokane community. YLC Mission & Vision The Youth Leadership Council’s mission is to promote healthy relationships, to shift …

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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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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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