By Katie Stanton
Social Media & Online Engagement Manager, YWCA USA
The government shutdown has taken over the media cycle this week, and its impacts will be felt by more people and programs as it continues – including some YWCA programs, which rely on critical funding from agencies that are currently closed. Below, we’re sharing the latest on the shutdown and who’s affected, and what to watch for in the upcoming week as the stand-off continues.
Rememeber: YWCA hotlines and shelters will remain open. Search for a YWCA near you to find out more.