Student Affairs

Women's Programs

Community Resources

The staff in Women's Programs have put together a list of useful community resources. We hope you find these helpful. If you find any broken links, please let us know by emailing us at womensprograms@greenriver.edu.

Assorted Resources

  • www.refdesk.com
  • www.wcwonline.org Wellesley Centers for Women for research Information on women (anti-violence, activism, resources, events)
  • www.tolerance.org Fight hate and promote tolerance, Web project of the Southern Poverty Law Center
  • www.access.wa.gov.com An index to statewide services/public agencies
  • www.aauw.org A women voters education campaign
  • www.kingcounty.gov King County Metro
  • www.wics.org Women In Community Service, Inc. reduces the number of women and youth living in poverty by promoting self-reliance and economic independence.
  • www.wawomeninneed.org For low-income women in need. Provides funding for education and health care for women in Washington
  • www.scn.org Seattle Community Network
  • www.wfalliance.org Women’s Funding Alliance. Focused on support and developing agencies that work with women and girls
  • www.solid-ground.org Provides human services to disadvantage people
  • www.womenanddemocracy.org University of Washington promotes women’s full representation, participation, and leadership, while respecting the political economic and social diversity in cultures worldwide.
  • www.nwhp.org National Women’s History Project
  • www.va.gov Veterans Assistance and Information
  • www.ssa.gov Social Security benefits and information

Banking

Child Resources

Discrimination

  • www.cbcfinc.org Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.
  • www.lclaa.org Labor Council for Latin American Advancement
  • www.kcba.org Free legal consultations for individuals on civil rights issues
  • www.hhs.gov/ocr Monitors civil rights violations of recipients of federal money; enforces compliance with laws regarding discrimination.
  • www.pilg.org Legal assistance and representation in civil rights, employment, wage and hour violations, consumer protection and human rights.

Divorce/Widowed

Domestic Abuse

Education

Employment & Careers

Health Issues for Women

Housing

  • www.ccsww.org - Housing, shelter listings, transitional housing, permanent housing.
  • www.iwpr.org Institute for Women’s Policy Research is a public policy research organization dedicated to informing and stimulating the debate on public policy issues of critical importance to women and their families

Legal Resources

  • www.nwwlc.org Northwest Women’s Law Center
  • www.clasp.org Center for Law and Social Policy. Analysts and lawyers are experts on a host of family policy issues, including welfare reform, workforce development, education and training, child care, etc.
  • www.legalmomentum.org  Legal Defense and Education Fund
  • www.nclej.org/ National Center for Law and Economic Justice

Posters, Pens, Buttons, Supplies & Other Items

Pro Choice

Sexual Assault

Unions

Utilities & Telephone assistance

Women in Non-Traditional Careers