Y-Empowerment's Family Advocates are prepared to help Intimate Partner Violence (Domestic Violence) Survivors and Victims. We assist through education classes, training, support groups and assistance with paperwork.
Sexual Abuse Prevention Training
Darkness to Light, Stewards of Children Training for local providers who work with children, and training for parents and families. Our goal in this training is to arm parents, organizations, and anyone who is directly in contact with children, the proper information that is needed to protect children from sexual abuse.
Adult of Child Abuse Survivor Group
Adults need healing too. This support group focuses on Adults who have survived Child Abuse. It is a time to have an open dialogue to express your thoughts and feelings in an safe environment.
Low Cost Legal Document Preparation
Y-Empowerment has connected with Protect Yourself Kern(PYK) to provide low cost legal document preparation services. Find out more!
Youth Mentoring: Providing mentoring and advocacy to youth affected by child abuse. Give them healthy emotional coping skills to manage their daily lives, while receiving information on healthy living and the knowledge of signs of abuse and how to properly address the situations in their homes, dating lives, and into their adulthood.
Serving ages 5-22 years old
Young Children's group, Pre-Teen Group, and Teen Group
Addressing: Child abuse and issues that stem from them while concentrating on Academic Success, Emotional Competency, Self-Efficacy Skills, Communication Skills, Conflict-Resolution Skills, Connectedness to Family, School and Community.
Teaching youth an understanding of the mind in order to reduce risky behavior and uncover resiliency.
Connect skills learned to life experiences and circumstances. Build a relationship and connectedness that supports participants and the skills learned.
Empower participants to utilize their leadership capability and creativity in giving back to their community.
Domestic Violence Counseling and Advocacy
Domestic Violence is one of the most difficult situations that victim and survivors encounter in life. Knowing resources you can turn to is the first start to a successful transition into a safe and healthy environment.
Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Prevention Training
Prevention is Key! These trainings will give you the knowledge and understanding of these situations and will help arm you with skills to protect yourself from and others from becoming a victim or a perpetrator.