1111 SW 10th Ave.
Portland, OR 97205
Randi Pottebaum, Program Coordinator
Faculty Contact:Michael Taylor, Assistant Professor, Child and Family Studies
The YWCA's Yolanda House is an emergency shelter and service program for women survivors of domestic or sexual violence and their children. The overarching goal of Yolanda House is to help domestic violence survivors and their children to stabilize their lives and begin to heal, rebuild independence, and avoid subsequent abuse. PSU students partner with the Yolanda House to meet goals and objectives for community-based practicum focusing on domestic violence and supportive services for children.
Project Website: http://www.ywca-pdx.org/yolanda.htm
Type of Partnership: Practica
Partnership Frequency: On-going, multi-term, multi-year partnership
Student Commitment: 3 students, 8 hours per week
Partnership Began: 3/30/2004
Partnership Ended: On-going