Council for Women & Youth Involvement (CFWYI)

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Governor Roy Cooper has proclaimed April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month to spread awareness and help address this pervasive issue impacting the lives of millions Americans each year. According to the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, more than half of women and nearly 1 in 3 men in the United States have experienced sexual violence involving physical contact during their lifetimes.

Learn more about the proclamation

Council for Women Statement on SB20

The NC Council for Women, which is charged with advocating for and empowering women in the state, released a statement addressing Senate Bill 20's potential impact in restricting abortion access in North Carolina.

Read the statement



received Domestic Violence services from CFWYI-funded agencies in FY 2023



received Sexual Assault services from CFWYI-funded agencies in FY 2023



assessed and enrolled in DVIP programs from April 2021-March 2022

Status of Women in North Carolina Reports

The NC Council for Women and Youth Involvement, in conjunction with the Institute for Women’s Policy Research and with generous funding support from the NC Department of Transportation, commissioned four reports covering important issues impacting North Carolina women.

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Mailing Address

NC Council for Women & Youth Involvement
1320 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1320

Physical Address

Albemarle Building
325 N. Salisbury Street