Empower Yolo

provides twenty-four hour crisis intervention, emergency shelter, confidential counseling, training, legal assistance, and other services for individuals and families affected by domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, human trafficking, and child abuse.

Empower Yolo

provides resource centers for community services to improve the health, social, educational and economic outcomes of Yolo County residents.

Empower Yolo

provides community outreach and educational programs about available resources to promote health, stability, and self-sufficiency for individuals and families.

Help is Only a Phone Call Away

Empower Yolo is here to help. You are not alone. Trained advocates are available 24/7 to provide free crisis intervention, emotional support, advocacy, information and referrals.

All calls to Empower Yolo are private and confidential.

24/7 Crisis Lines

530-662-1133 / 916-371-1907

Empower Yolo Main Line


Help is Only a Phone Call Away

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(Free, Private, and Confidential)

Empower Yolo’s Services are Essential – We Remain Open to Serve the Community

We hope you and your families are healthy and safe.  We know that each day brings a new challenge for the community.

Empower Yolo’s services are considered essential and we remain open during regular office hours to provide services to individuals and families in need.  Empower Yolo is following protocols and taking precautions to keep our clients, staff and volunteers healthy and safe.

Appointments are encouraged.  Please call the office at the location you wish to visit.

Services by location are available here.​

Empower Yolo Office Hours:

Main Office, 175 Walnut Street, Woodland
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.,       
Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., appointments encouraged, (530) 661-6336

D Street Resource Center, 441 D Street, Davis
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8.30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., 
Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., appointments encouraged, (530) 757-1261

West Sacramento Office, 1025 Triangle Ct. #600, West Sacramento
Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., (916) 873-8824

Knights Landing Resource Center, 9586 Mill Street, Knights Landing
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., (530) 661-5519

24-hour crisis line: (530) 662-1133

Services provided: safe shelter for victims of domestic violence/sexual assault/human trafficking, crisis line, restraining orders, family legal services, therapy , housing referrals, food referrals & distribution, health insurance by appointment, emergency clothing, hygiene products, diapers, case management, and other services as needed.

Need Help with Unpaid Rent?

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The CA COVID-19 Rent Relief program is designed to help low-income Californians through the payment of unpaid rent to landlords.

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Help support Empower Yolo:

Support Empower Yolo during the Travis Credit Union Foundation’s COVID-19 Relief Week campaign July 24-31, 2021. We are grateful for this opportunity to raise essential funding to help with increased services for survivors and families in need that have been impacted by the pandemic. Travis will match donations up to $10,000.

Thanks to the generous donation from Susan Starkweather Stone and matching contributions from Travis Credit Union Foundation provided in September 2020 Empower Yolo was able to make a real impact in the lives of clients affected by the COVID-19 crisis. With this funding Empower Yolo was able to provide housing related financial support to 30% more clients in need. Since the COVID-19 crisis, Empower Yolo continues to serve the community at a high rate.

Help Empower Yolo continue to help families suffering from the effects of the pandemic including survivors of abuse, low income, homeless, and immigrant families. Double the impact of your donation to help support Empower Yolo’s increased services and help us reach our goal!

Donors can make donations: 

1) Online by visiting: tcufund.org from July 24-31. The online donation platform will be open during the week of the campaign. There are no transaction fees for online donations.

2) At Travis Credit Union branches. Branch Locations.

*Travis Credit Union Woodland branch: 1372 E. Main Street, Woodland 95776.

*Travis Credit Union Davis branch: 1380 E. Covell Blvd, Davis 95616.

3) Sending checks via mail to:  Travis Credit Union Foundation, P.O. Box 1086 Vacaville, CA 95687-9998.

4) Through their donor-advised funds.

Checks for the match will be accepted as long as they are received or postmarked between July 24-31, 2021. Checks should be made out to the “Travis Credit Union Foundation” and “Empower Yolo” in the memo line. Travis Credit Union Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation; Tax ID #82-4159040; your gift will qualify as a charitable deduction for federal income tax purposes.

Thank you for your support!

COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Information:

COVID-19 Call-to-Order Vaccinations: 

The free call-to-order vaccine has been extended to run through August 31, 2021. There is also a Spanish phone line to the call-to-order program; please call: (530) 379-3465.

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Empower Yolo Resources Near You

Empower Yolo

Dowling Center

175 Walnut Street

Woodland, CA 95695


[email protected]

D Street House

441 D Street

Davis, CA 95616

(530) 757-1261


KL Resource Center

9586 Mill Street

Knights Landing, CA 95645

(530) 661-5519

West Sacramento

1025 Triangle Court, Suite 600

West Sacramento, CA 95605

(916) 873-8824

Family Resource Center - Marguerite Montgomery Elementary School

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