Womyn’s Gender Equity Center

Womyn's Gender Equity Center


Black Lives Matter, Women's Rights are Human Rights, immigrnts and Refugees are welcome, LGBTQ+ are welcome

OUR MISSION

The Womyn's Gender Equity Center's mission is to serve as a resource for the entire Evergreen Valley College community, while placing the experiences of female-identifying individuals at the center of our gender equity and social justice work.


Resources

Pregnant & Parenting Student Rights

Title IX, the federal law under the Education Amendment Act of 1972, and California law prohibits discrimination based on sex, in educational programs and activities. Title IX also prohibits discrimination against Pregnant and Parenting Students.

 Click on Know Your Rights for additional information.

Examples of Available Support

  • Classroom Accommodations (e.g larger desks)
  • Classroom Breaks
  • Continued Participation in classes and extracurricular activities
  • Excused Absences due to Pregnancy, Childbirth or Related Conditions (e.g. medical provider recommendations)
  • Support to Complete Coursework and Exams
  • Alternatives to Make up Missed assignments
  • Medical Withdrawal from Classes

For Accommodations 

 Contact Vice President of Student Affairs & Title IX Officer
 408-223-6749
 Student Center Building, Room 205

Organizations Empowering Women

Domestic Violence 

National Domestic Violence Hotline
24/7 Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
1-800-787-3224 (TTY)
A Safe Place
24/7 Hotline 510-536-7233women's 

Asian Women's Home
24/7 Hotline  408-975-2739
Community Solutions
24-Hour Hotline 1-877-363-7238

Futures Without Violence  
Organization working to end violence against women and children around the world.
Maitri
Non-profit serving South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives) individuals and families facing domestic violence, emotional abuse, cultural alienation, or family conflict.

Monarch Services / Servicios Monarca24-Hour Bilingual Crisis Line 1-888-900-4232
Watsonville, CA 
Next Door Solution to Domestic Violence
24/7 Crisis Hotline 408-279-2962
San Jose, CA

SafeChat Silicon Valley
An on-line chat service for domestic Violence survivors in Santa Clara County

Safe Alternative to Violent Environment SAVE24-Hour Hotline 510-794-6055
Tri-Valley Haven
Crisis Line 925-449-5842 Or 800-884-8119

W.O.M.A.N., Inc.24-Hour Bilingual Support Line 877-384-3578San Francisco, CA

YWCA Silicon Valley24/7 Support Hotline in English and Spanish 800-572-2782San Jose, CA

Sexual Assault 

BAWAR Bay Area Women Against Rape  Hotline 510-845-7273Highland Hospital Sexual Assault Center, Ala eda Health Centerhotline 510-437-8319San Francisco Women Against RapeHotline 415-647-Rape (7273)Tri-Valley HavenCrisis line 925-449-5842 or 800-884-8119RAINNRape, Abuse & Incest National Network  Free Confidential 24/7 Hotline 800-656 HOPERape Trauma Service: A Center for healing & violence prevention24-Hour Crisis Line 650-692-RAPE (7273)National Sexual Violence Resource Center NSVRCNonprofit providing leadership and resources for sexual assault preventionValorUs Sexual violence prevention resources

YWCA Silicon Valley

 English and Spanish 24/7 Support Hotline 800-572-2782

 For Women Voters

League of Women Voters'

National Women's Political + Cactus

Advance Voting Rights

Women's Campaign Fund


Contact US

The Womyn's Gender Equity Center is currently closed. 

For questions contact Marjorie Clark W&GS Coordinator at

marjorie.clark@evc.edu after August 30, 2021

Location

Womyn's Gender Equity Center
Acacia Building A8-232
2nd Floor.

Phone: 408-270-6454

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Free E-Student Affiliates Membership to all EVC students. 

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