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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Raise awareness about domestic violence and join in our efforts to end violence.

An average of 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States — more than 12 million women and men over the course of a single year.

Break the Silence, Take a Stand! 

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Christmas in July 2023

11th Annual Christmas in July 2023

Christmas comes once a year, but our community's needs are year-round. Christmas in July encourages the community to make a monetary donation to support our different programs and ensure services to any individual, family, or child who comes to PREVAIL looking for healing, advocacy, and empowerment. Donations will be accepted during the month of July.

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Firearms and Domestic Violence

The presence of firearms in dangerous or abusive situations, including domestic violence, can increase the likelihood of severe injury or fatality. Our communities – especially survivors of domestic violence, must be aware of the many options and resources available when seeking safety.California is a leader in providing legal options to reduce the risk of firearms and increase safety.

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The Advocate: Spring 2023


Since 1976, Women’s Center - Youth & Family Services (WCYFS) has been providing free confidential services and shelters for youth at risk or experiencing homelessness and victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking. Our vision to build a stronger community and create opportunities for hope, healing, and growth by breaking intergenerational cycles of violence and abuse is more important now than ever!


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Bring Joy this Holiday Season!

The holiday season is upon us. Yet, for many youth experiencing homelessness and families who have fled from family or intimate partner violence, this magical time of year is especially difficult. Women, children, youth, and men in crisis arrive at our shelters and offices shaken by trauma and anxious about their future. Through the spirit of giving, you help bring joy and hope to the individuals, families and youth who come through our doors every day.


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