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Referrals & Support Services

In accordance with our mission to empower women, we believe in offering women options for locating the services that best meet their needs—options enable women to stay in care vs. just dropping out. We provide focused referrals and linkages to essential services both within and outside the agency in order to support women and girls in attending to their self-identified needs and to move them along the prevention to care continuum. TWC maintains an extensive and thorough referral and linkages network to address as many needs as possible that arise in the lives of women and girls.

We are also committed to support women and met their self-defined needs with a variety of support services and resources that include:

  • Implementing strategies that reducing barriers to access and care by providing:
    • Transportation assistance to and from appointments
    • Incentives to support recruitment and retention in care
  • Tiffany Fund: An emergency assistance program to meet the unmet needs of women and families
  • Education Fund: For school supplies, uniforms, and books
  • Scholarship Fund: For women seeking higher education opportunities
  • Kitchen Pantry: An onsite kitchen for meals and snacks
  • Food Bank: For women and families as a stop gap measure to meet their need
  • Clothing Bank: Provides clothing year round for women and families
  • Resource Room: Computers, videos, educational information and brochures, and more
  • Children’s Room: A safe place for children to play while onsite
  • FREE referrals to care and support services
  • FREE male and female condoms and other safe sex materials and kits
  • FREE health education materials and literature
  • FREE HIV counseling and testing services for family members, friends, and partners
  • FREE urine drug screening, as available

 

Would you like to learn more? Contact Michelle Sloan, Medical Case Manager at 202.48.7003 or at michelle@womenscollective.org.