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Your Donations Help Stop Human Trafficking in Monterey County

Monday, November 30, 2020

Your donations help stop Human Trafficking in Monterey County. By supporting the YWCA-MC during MC Gives your donation is matched and makes the most difference.  Our mission and programs include assisting victims of human trafficking. Human trafficking is everywhere yet remains in the shadows. It is a form of slavery in which another person profits… Continue Reading Your Donations Help Stop Human Trafficking in Monterey County

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The Intersections of Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking

Monday, August 3, 2020

Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking have many similarities. The dynamics of human trafficking bear many similarities to the cycles of power and control that characterize domestic violence situations.Some of those are intimidation, emotional abuse, isolation, coercion, and threats. YWCA MC staff recently had the opportunity to deepen their understanding of the intersections between human trafficking… Continue Reading The Intersections of Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking

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Action Against Human Trafficking

Friday, July 3, 2020

This last month we safely participated in No Traffick Ahead, a collective of direct service organizations working to end human trafficking in the San Francisco Bay Area. The meeting was also attended by three other agencies serving trafficking and victims in our region. Those agencies are the Monterey County Rape Crisis Center, Monarch Services and… Continue Reading Action Against Human Trafficking