Monterey County Commission on the Status of Women
The Monterey County Domestic Violence Coordinating Council presents: Surviving to Thriving With Keynote Speaker: Dr. Liz Perez-Cordero, Clinical Psychologist and...Learn More
YWCA Monterey County events have changed and evolved due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We have altered our events with health and safety in mind. We have taken to using virtual events to continue our progress in eliminating racism and empowering women. If you have questions as to how you can become involved in virtual events, please contact email@example.com.
The Monterey County Domestic Violence Coordinating Council has put together wish lists from the local shelters. The shelters your gift will go to:
We have several drop off locations and created a Wish List on Amazon so you can ship directly to our offices.
*We cannot take used items
YWCA-MC DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTER WISH LIST:
COMMUNITY HOMELESS SOLUTIONS SHELTER WISH LIST for SALINAS & MARINA
CASA DE NOCHE BUENA SHELTER WISH LIST:
GATHERING FOR WOMEN:
Salinas: YWCA 11 Quail Run Cr, Suite 203 OR Family Service Ctr, 433 Salinas Street
Castroville: Our Lady of Refuge Catholic Church, 11140 Preston St.
Monterey: Monterey County Sheriff’s Office, 1200 Aguajito Rd, Suite 103
Seaside: Seaside Family Service Center 1178 Broadway Avenue
Marina: Community Homeless Solutions 3087 Wittenmyer Ct
King City: Courthouse/DA’s Office 250 Franciscan Wa
Completion of this training meets the requirements set by California Evidence Code 10 3 7 .1 designated to become a Domestic Violence Counselor.
In-Person at the Greenfield School District Office, 4 9 3 El Camino Real, Greenfield at 12 :00PM-4 :00 PM
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October 21, 2022 8AM-3:30PM, $25(+fee)
Oldemeyer Center – 986 Hilby Avenue, Seaside
Keynote Speaker:Dr. Liz Perez-Cordero, Clinical Psychologist and Life Coach will teach us about
the neuroscience of wellness, resilience, and post-traumatic growth: practical strategies for thriving after adversity.
Guest Speakers: “Annie”, will describe her journey from domestic violence victim to UC Berkeley graduate to author.
Lenore Schaffer, RESTORENYC, Economic Empowerment, providing confidence- building employment/entrepreneurial skills & opportunities to survivors.
Lee Garland, author of “HEAR, HERE”, Effective Communication-Engaging with our Hearts, with Offender Treatment Provider, Kelsey Hansen, and Partners for Peace
His most recent book (Cascade Books, 2020): Rekindling Democracy – A Professional’s Guide to Working in Citizen Space
Please join Community Human Services, YWCA, Monterey County Office of Education, and the Monterey County Dept. of Social Services for the 3rd Annual Human Trafficking Symposium. This is a NO COST and VIRTUAL event, that will inform leaders on the issue of human trafficking and sexual exploitation of children in Monterey County. Our event will feature experts in the field both from Monterey County, and other parts of the state.
This event is FREE and open to all. Our event will begin at 9 AM with welcome remarks followed by our Keynote Speaker: trafficking survivor Alia Dewees from the Safe House Project
Regristration Information – please follow the steps below to register:
If you did not attend this event last year, please sign up for GiFT to complete registration
If you DID attend this event last year, please log in using the email/password used last year.
Know Your Rights training focuses on topics that youth and young persons express they want to learn more about, including their rights to education, their employment rights, minimum wage, and the right to access birth control, healthcare, etc. This interactive presentation is designed to empower youth and young persons so they can achieve independence and break the vulnerabilities to exploitation.
This training focuses on the rights of minors and young adults that have been trafficked or who are vulnerable to exploitation and addresses CSEC and labor trafficking of minors.