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Domestic violence awareness

Domestic Violence Awareness Month is October

Thursday, October 1, 2020

October marks Domestic Violence Awareness month.  YWCA-MC is dedicated to bringing awareness, inspiring action and ending domestic violence.  The YWCA-MC in Monterey County works toward these goals every day.  We have helped hundreds of women find peace in their lives using proven methodology.  While leaving is the hardest part, the entire picture includes so much… Continue Reading Domestic Violence Awareness Month is October

Help Domestic Violence Victims

YWCA-MC Appeal for help!

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

We need help OUR ESSENTIAL SERVICES ARE OPERATING For those facing the causes and consequences of Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking, these are particularly difficult and worrying times.  We need help.  Having to be quarantined or stay at home more with the person abusing you heightens the risk for increased abuse. Since the Shelter in… Continue Reading YWCA-MC Appeal for help!

Covid 19 enemy

Potential for Covid-19 to Increase Risk to Women and Girls

Thursday, March 19, 2020

POTENTIAL FOR COVID-19 TO INCREASE RISK TO WOMEN AND GIRLS Locally based Domestic Violence program, YWCA Monterey County, ussues warning based on figures from police reports, women’s organizations and newspapers in China at the start of the outbreak that domestic violence tripled during the outbreak. “Here in Monterey County we are preparing for a possible… Continue Reading Potential for Covid-19 to Increase Risk to Women and Girls

Diaper Drive 10/17-10/31

Monday, October 7, 2019

During the month of October, YWCA Monterey County is hosting a diaper drive to support families affected by domestic violence. fresh diapers are important to babies’ health and well-being–donations will make a huge difference in the lives of little ones and their families.