Social Justice Mondays: Feminism And… It’s Monday! It means it’s another week with Social Justice Mondays. This week we’re all checking our privileges with this VLOG on Privilege. (Image thumbnail: A young white woman is sitting in front of a white wall. She
Social Justice Mondays: Feminism This week for Social Justice Mondays we’re debunking some feminism myths, exploring sexism, and getting rid of our gender expectations in this SJ Mondays VLOG! (video thumbnail description: young white woman with a black sweater is sitting in
Social Justice Mondays: Why am I a Feminist? Due to ADWAS’ server being down for the majority of the day – there’s a delay on our second Social Justice Mondays VLOG. It will be posted tomorrow. But no worries, we’ve created a preview mini video of what our n
Social Justice Mondays: #IAMJADA, Rape Culture, and Social Media use (Trigger warning: Mentions Jada’s sexual assault experience and victims of rape. Discusses Rape Culture.) [Video clip description: White woman in her 20’s is wearing a black short sleeve tee and is sit
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
GiveBIG is Seattle Foundation’s annual day of community philanthropy, when everyone comes together to crowd-fund for a variety of nonprofits. Stay tuned for more news from ADWAS about our GiveBIG plans!
Whats coming up in May? Deaf Community Day at the Seattle Aquarium! Get your free tickets!! For tickets contact Nancy@adwas.org. The tickets are only valid for Deaf Community Day on May 20, 2017. The Seattle Aquarium will provide ASL interpreters at all aquarium talks starting at 10:30am until 4:00pm. The last entry is at 5pm and the exhibits close at 6:00 PM. [Image description: Forest green and lime green post with pictures of seals, 2 interpreters, and people watching seals being displayed in a big aquarium. At the top of the post in white, green and black prints stats “Please join us! Deaf Community Day- May 20, 2017, 10:30am-4:30pm at the Seattle Aquarium, address: 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59 Seattle, WA 98101. On the left side of the post stats “Sign language interpreters will be present at our scheduled daily talks and throughout our exhibit areas as well. Regular admission prices apply. For information on our community ticket program, go to SeattleAquarium.org/community-tickets. At the bottom of the post stats “Questions? Email email@example.com with their logo and clip arts of jelly fishes.]