ywca west central michigan

» quick escape   » how to surf the web safely

Sexual Assault for women of color

If you are in immediate danger or feel unsafe, call 911.

YWCA 24-Hour Confidential Crisis Line
616.776.RAPE
616.776.7273

For all other YWCA Sexual Assault Services
Call 616.459.4652 (business hours only)


The YWCA knows first-hand the struggles women, particularly victims of violence, face. Such struggles are compounded by race.

INCITE! Women of Color Against Sexual Violence
http://www.incite-national.org

Michigan Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
http://www.mcadsv.org

National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women
The National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women is a coalition of survivors, immigrant women, advocates, activists, attorneys, educators and other professionals committed to ending violence against immigrant women.
http://www.immigrantwomennetwork.org

National Network For Immigrant and Refugee Rights
NIRR was founded in 1986 by diverse immigrant community leaders seeking an ongoing vehicle for communication among individuals and groups fighting for immigrant rights across the U.S.
http://www.nnirr.org

Tribal Councils
U.S. Department of Justice/ Office of Violence Against Women
http://www.ovw.usdoj.gov

Women of Color Network

photo photo photo

YWCA West Central Michigan | 25 Sheldon Boulevard SE | Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Email Us | Phone: 616-459-4681 | Fax: 616-459-5423
How to Surf the Web Safely | Privacy Statement | Donor Bill of Rights| Consumer Rights