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24-Hour Helplines

Domestic Violence: (209) 465-4878
Sexual Assault: (209) 465-4997
Youth/Human Trafficking: (209) 948-1911

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Presentations and Workshops

Our program helps women, men, and children gain a sense of power and well being over their lives by sharing correct information about issues regarding their rights, teaching simple prevention strategies to reduce their vulnerability in potentially dangerous situations, and helping individuals identify and expand their support systems within their personal sphere and the community.

About Our Presentations

Our program educators are experienced public speakers who can tailor interactive and informative presentations to fit your group’s special needs. Our presentations are offered free of charge to:

  • Public and Private Schools
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Trade Schools
  • Service Clubs and Community Centers
  • Neighborhood Watch
  • Professional Organizations
  • Residential Complexes
  • Seniors Groups
  • Community Agencies
  • Churches
  • Corporations and Businesses
  • Any interested group in San Joaquin County

Personal Safety

Working to end sexual violence is the responsibility of all of us. Society plays a vital role in this endeavor. Everyone can help by taking a hard and painful look at the attitudes and behaviors that perpetuate sexual violence, and then assess how these behaviors and attitudes support rape and/or child sexual abuse. The Women’s Center-Youth & Family Services offers a comprehensive prevention education program which strives to empower children and adults by teaching them to recognize potentially harmful situations and what skills to use for self-protection.

Read more: Personal Safety

WCYFS cares deeply about the health of its community, supporters, clients and team. Due to rising concerns around the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and recommendations from government agencies, we have made changes to ensure the safety of everyone.

Effective immediately, the following programs, services and events are limited, postponed or cancelled:

 

In-Person Services are Limited 

  • Our 24-Hour helplines are available for over the phone crisis services.

24-Hour Helplines 
Domestic Violence | (209) 465-4878 
Sexual Assault | (209) 465-4997 
Youth/Human Trafficking | (209) 948-1911 

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  • Client appointments are available by phone.
  • Court accompaniment will be on a case-by-case basis at this time. 
  • We are still available to assist with any urgent temporary restraining order (TRO) needs over the phone during business hours (209) 941-2611.

Locations Open

  • San Joaquin Street Office
  • California Street Office
  • Shelters
  • Youth Drop-In Center

Locations Closed Until Further Notice 

  • Lodi Office

Cancelled until further notice 

  • Support Groups
  • Parenting Courses 

We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding and support! Please call us at (209) 941-2611 or check back for any new updates.