Category: Did You Know?

Did you know about the Older Women’s League?

Founded in 1980, OWL is the only national grassroots membership organization that focuses exclusively on issues unique to women as we age. OWL is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that conducts research, education, and advocacy activities to improve the status and quality…

Did You Know about Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center?

From http://www.littlebit.org/ Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center improves the bodies, minds, and spirits of children and adults with disabilities through equine-assisted therapies and activities, and to be an inspiration and educational resource to the therapeutic riding profession, both regionally and nationally.…

Apple Health for Homeless Teens

Did you know homeless teens can also register for Washington Apple Health? To apply, one of the following conditions must be true: Teen lives separately from parents/guardians and is not claimed by them as a tax dependent. Teen is pregnant.…

DV Did You Know?

Via DAWN’s April Newsletter:  Approximately one in three adolescent girls in the U.S. is a victim of physical, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner – a figure that far exceeds victimization rates for other types of violence affecting…

Did You Know about the Ruby Room?

The Ruby Room is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Seattle that provides formal attire to teens in financial need, enabling them to participate in their high school community. The organization also provides leadership and education through volunteer opportunities and…