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Financial Literacy Courses: Now being offered to YWCA-MC Clients

Friday, April 30, 2021

We are excited to announce that we received a grant from the Allstate Foundation to begin offering Financial Literacy courses to our clients. We are offering a financial literacy course in English and Spanish. With five learning modules, clients learn how to become financially independent and helps them escape their abusers. These courses will only… Continue Reading Financial Literacy Courses: Now being offered to YWCA-MC Clients

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Domestic Servitude in Monterey County

Monday, April 5, 2021

Domestic Servitude in Monterey County, a type of Labor Trafficking you need to be aware of. What is Labor Trafficking? LaborTrafficking is a type of  Human Trafficking that occurs when individuals are compelled by force, fraud, or coercion to perform labor or service within a household or commercial setting. Labor Trafficking includes situations of debt… Continue Reading Domestic Servitude in Monterey County

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Working to Stop Human Trafficking

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

YWCA of Monterey County has been working to stop human trafficking since 2017.Our HumanTrafficking Program utilizes six principles of a trauma-informed approach: safety, trustworthiness & transparency, peer support, collaboration & mutuality, empowerment voice and choice, and cultural, historical and, gender issues. To ensure our agency meets the needs of our clients, we assess imediate need… Continue Reading Working to Stop Human Trafficking