In 1986, Marilyn J. Smith, established the Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS) in Seattle WA. This organization has not only had an impact on Seattle, but all over the US. Today, ADWAS is honored to announce we are accepting nominations for the 1st ever Marilyn J. Smith In
Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services presents a support group for Deaf sexual assault survivors starting in January 2014. You are not required to share your experience. Please watch the vlog for more information. If you want to discuss if this group is for you please con
Have you been to the store on our website and wondered what some of our videos are like? Here are excerpts from ‘Far From Love,’ which is an instructional DVD bringing awareness about domestic violence in the Deaf community. Purchase your copy today!
Join The Seattle Foundation as they organize the biggest day of giving in King County. GiveBIG is a one-day online charitable event designed to give generously to non-profits in the Puget Sound including ADWAS! The Seattle Foundation will match gifts proportionally (even gifts from ou
[Visual description: a poster of light blue background with two text boxes: First text box with a headline: “Volunteer Information Night” “Are you interested in volunteering for ADWAS but have questions? Need more information? Come and join us: Wednesday, May 27th 6 to 7:30 pm ADWAS 8623 Roosevelt WAy NE Seattle 98115 Please RSVP to Rhonda@adwas.org or Nancy@adwas.org by May 22nd” Second text box with flower illustrations: “Thank you! Volunteers! ” ]