Domestic Violence Resources & More During COVID-19

24/7 Domestic Violence Support Line is still open! You can give us a call to help safety plan, get resources or if you just need to talk for a moment: (415)864-4722 ------- ¡La línea de apoyo de violencia doméstica las 24 horas del día, los 7 días de la semana, todavía está abierta! Puede llamarnos para ayudar a planificar su seguridad, obtener recursos o si solo necesita hablar por un momento: (415)864-4722

Participant Survey Report: Re-emerging & Healing Together

After all the shifts and changes over the past couple of years, we are re-emerging and healing together. To help ensure we are shifting along with participants' needs, we turned to them for input on what’s working, what we could do better, and what our collective/shared future holds. Today, we present the findings of this … Continue reading Participant Survey Report: Re-emerging & Healing Together

Reproductive Rights=Survivor Rights

Derechos reproductivos=Derechos de sobrevivientes The likely overturning of Roe v Wade will be detrimental to survivors of domestic violence. La probable anulación de Roe v Wade será perjudicial para sobrevivientes de violencia doméstica.  coerción reproductiva es común en relaciones abusivas Reproductive coercion is a type of abuse which undermines a survivor's right to manage their own … Continue reading Reproductive Rights=Survivor Rights

WOMAN Inc’s statement: SFPD breaches trust with survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence.

Feb. 14, 4:45 p.m. The San Francisco District Attorney’s Office has come forward with allegations that the San Francisco Police Department used a woman’s DNA previously obtained from a rape kit to arrest her for a property crime.  We thank District Attorney Boudin for dropping these felony property charges and support any efforts to ensure … Continue reading WOMAN Inc’s statement: SFPD breaches trust with survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence.

Our Transition to a Co-Director Model

By Mary Martinez and Jill Zawisza, Co-Directors, WOMAN Inc. The following are notes from our recent presentation for the CPEDV statewide conference. The following is our story and is no way meant to be seen as a manual. Rather, we offer a bit about where we've landed since a fiscal crisis in 2012, the values … Continue reading Our Transition to a Co-Director Model

2021 WOMAN, Inc. Annual Report

We are pleased to share with you our 2021 Annual Report! This year marked some major shifts in our leadership structure, namely, our transition away from an Executive Director structure to a Co-Director model. In addition, we are very proud to have promoted two previous volunteers to full time staff positions; one of which is … Continue reading 2021 WOMAN, Inc. Annual Report

Tech2Empower USA

New support line chat feature in the works! WOMAN, Inc. was chosen to participate in Tech2Empower where we collaborated with three knowledgeable advisors from Microsoft and Doordash to help us with building and implementing a chatline on our website. Learn more on our blog:

Healing Together//Moving from Crisis to Healing 

In 2019, WOMAN Inc launched its first healthy relationships group. In the midst of its second cycle, the COVID pandemic hit and our focus shifted to containing the crisis it brought with it. As such, WOMAN Inc transitioned away from healthy relationship  groups and bolstered our crisis focused support groups, which were sorely needed at … Continue reading Healing Together//Moving from Crisis to Healing