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Why East African Women Need Their Own Resources

In a world more diverse and integrated than ever before, it’s not uncommon to hear criticisms of spaces and resources dedicated to particular group identities. “This seems so exclusive; aren’t we trying to be more inclusive as a society?” “We already have resources for East Africans in general; why can’t we just use those?” “Can’t…
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The Importance of Youth Support

Voice of East African Women’s mission is simple; we promote individualized safety planning for women in times of crisis and change. Our organization addresses the urgent need that we see for East African, Muslim, and immigrant women to have a refuge. A place where they can find advocates, resources, services, connection, and healing. Our programming…
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Children​ ​and​ ​Youth​ ​Shelter​ ​Advocate

Farhio House is seeking applicants for a full time Children and Youth Advocate in the Shelter Program. Please send resumes to Nadifa Osman: nadifaosman@veaw.org JOB TITLE: Children and Youth Shelter Advocate IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Lead Shelter Advocate Required experience: • Bachelor’s Degree in human services field or two years experience in a human services field. •…
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