How YWU Moves Our Work

We move work on the following issue areas:

  • Improving access to reproductive health care people may need in their lives, including contraception and abortion
  • Increasing access women and people of color have to pregnancy related care, including licensed midwifery and trauma informed care for substance using pregnant women and people
  • Leading a gendered approach to juvenile justice & criminal justice reform centering the needs of girls, women of color and LGBTQ people
  • Building strength based narratives and systems of support for young people, including young parents and their families

For our leadership and community building programs, please see Building Community.