While the holidays are a joyous time for many people in the Yakima Valley, it can also be a time of trial for many. For the women and children living at the YWCA's Family Crisis Center, this time of year in many ways can magnify the pain that they are feeling.


Erin Black, Executive Director of the Yakima YWCA, was a guest on Wednesday's Mike Bastinelli show. Black talked about the service that the Family Crisis Center offers to victims of domestic violence and their children, and how other charities in town support the center.

Click this player to listen to the interview.

Part 1

Part  2

Visit the Yakima YWCA website here.