Mujeres Latinas en Acción
For almost 40 years, Mujeres Latinas en Acción has continued to make a dramatic difference in the lives of those we serve. Our comprehensive programs are designed to guide women from crisis situations to family and community leadership. Programs include domestic violence and sexual assault services, parent support, homelessness prevention, and the Latina Leadership program. Youth programs such as Proyecto Juventud and the Peace Program aim to curb violence and promote healthy relationships among children and their peers. As the only nonprofit organization offering domestic violence and sexual assault programs specifically to Latinas, the importance of Mujeres’ services cannot be overstated. The bilingual/bicultural nature of these programs is essential to skill-building, healing, and empowerment. As families are the cornerstones to healthy neighborhoods, Mujeres Latinas en Acción’s programs are essential to lasting personal and community change.
El Hogar del Niño was founded out of a local church basement in 1972 by various community members who sought to develop the first bilingual [...]Lea más