Women and Girls Lead Community Resources
- Featured Organizations
- Queen Anne Helpline
The Queen Anne Helpline is a safety net for neighbors in need. They offer assistance to neighbors confronting personal crisis and unexpected life transitions.
- Washington Women’s Employment and Education
Washington Women's Employment & Education helps women and families become self-sufficient. WWEE providing job-readiness and computer skills training along with housing and support services to low-income residents of Pierce and King Counties in Washington state.
- Jubilee Women’s Center
Jubilee Women's Center has provided safe, affordable community housing in Seattle and a program that helps to support single women experiencing poverty to build stable and fulfilling futures.
YouthCare builds confidence and self-sufficiency for homeless youth by providing a continuum of care that includes outreach, basic services, emergency shelter, housing, counseling, education, and employment training.
- BABES Network – YWCA
BABES Network-YWCA is a peer education and support program for women living with HIV; a sisterhood of women facing HIV together. BABES reduces isolation, promotes self-empowerment, enhances quality of life, and serves the needs of women facing HIV and their families through peer support, advocacy, education, and outreach.
- 826 Seattle
826 Seattle is a nonprofit writing and tutoring center dedicated to helping youth, ages 6 to 18, improve their creative and expository writing skills, and helping teachers inspire their students to write.
- Apprenticeship and Non-traditional Employment for Women
ANEW links women to apprenticeships and liveable wage jobs in construction trades, manufacturing, aerospace and utilities. ANEW supports women of all ages and backgrounds, and the apprenticeships and employers who advocate for their success.
- Girl Scouts of Western Washington
Girl Scouts gives girls access to life-changing experiences that inspire them to do something big. Each Girl Scout is challenged by activities that empower her to discover her world and herself, connect with others, and take action to make the world a better place.
- Additional Resources
- API Chaya
API Chaya seeks to end systemic violence in our communities. The mission of the API Chaya is to organize communities; to educate, train, and offer technical assistance; and to provide comprehensive culturally relevant services on domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking to Asian, South Asian, and Pacific Islander community members, service providers, survivors, and their families.
Landesa is a nonprofit organization that partners with governments and local organizations to secure legal land rights for the world’s poorest families. Since 1967, Landesa has helped more than 100 million poor families in 35 countries gain legal control over their land.
- Legal Voice
Founded in 1978, LegalVoice works to ensure that all women and girls have these fundamental rights: to equal treatment and to be free from discrimination; to decide when and how to form and maintain their families; to be safe wherever they are; to economic equality and independence; to be healthy and active.
- Planned Parenthood
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest is a not-for-profit family planning agency that provides high-quality, affordable reproductive health care for women, men, and teens.
ReWA is a non-profit, multi-ethnic organization that promotes inclusion, independence, personal leadership, and strong communities by providing refugee and immigrant women and their families with culturally and linguistically appropriate services.
- Seattle Girls’ School
Seattle Girls' School is a middle school committed to empowering young women to be leaders in their communities through a challenging academic program focused on collaboration, integration, and real-world problem solving.
- Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence
WSCADV is the leading voice to end domestic violence in Washington, providing the training, technical assistance, and other resources that support the work of our member programs.
- Women’s Funding Alliance
Women's Funding Alliance is the leading funder in Washington State that invests in and advocates for the most socially and economically vulnerable women and girls to promote health, justice, and opportunities, by investing in the future of women and girls.