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Safe, Surviving, and Thriving

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COVID-19 is impacting young women and girls across our state in unique and distinct ways – additional caretaking roles, economic and financial insecurity, and other gender-based discrimination are all amplified during this time.

The YWI Cabinet has developed a resource guide to help navigate these challenging times. And they want to hear from you! Take a short survey and be entered into a drawing for a $250 gift card.

Link to Blog Post containing a resource guide, which includes access to resources for safety, survival, and thriving in the midst of COVID-19. The blog post also has a survey that is designed to capture the experiences of young women (ages 14-24) regarding their ability to be safe, survive, and thrive during COVID-19 and their vision for transformation for the future.  #SafeSurvivingThriving

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