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Women’s Leadership Center Takes On Consent in #MeToo Era

Friday, November 16, 2018

by Cheyanne Llanos Bare, Coordinator of the WLC Trigger Warnings: Mentions of sexual assault and rape The era of #MeToo has opened our eyes to the experiences and stories of countless survivors, as well as the realization that rape culture is extremely prevalent in our society. Yet there remain lingering questions over what constitutes sexual… Continue Reading Women’s Leadership Center Takes On Consent in #MeToo Era

Stand With DVAM

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

by Grace Maute Recently, a survivor and her children came to our shelter fleeing domestic violence. When they first entered shelter, YWCA Clark County advocates provided them with crisis intervention, safety planning, and emotional support as they adjusted to their new living situation. The oldest child, who was experiencing PTSD symptoms due to the prior… Continue Reading Stand With DVAM

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Interview with Former “Young Women of Achievement” Scholarship Recipient

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Since 1985 YWCA Clark County has been proud to recognize young women for their volunteerism, commitment to community, and leadership with our Young Women of Achievement Awards. Each recipient inspired us by their commitment to better the world around them, and we relish any opportunity we get to spotlight their good works. This is why we… Continue Reading Interview with Former “Young Women of Achievement” Scholarship Recipient