News & Updates

2020 Self-Care Challenge


Maintaining a healthy relationship and self-care routine with yourself is absolutely necessary for your overall health and well-being. Many times, we get so caught up in our busy lives, we tend to slip up on our normal self-care routines. It is important to realize that self-care is a necessity! When you have a consistent

2020 Self-Care Challenge2020-01-07T22:14:18+00:00

Congratulations to Our Insurance Program Graduates!


To meet the high demand in the insurance industry CareerEdge Funders Collaborative and the Women’s Resource Center partnered with State College of Florida (SCF) to offer a three-week Customer Service Representative 4-40 License training at the Women’s Resource Center in Sarasota. With an Insurance Customer Service Representative License, individuals can earn an average starting

Congratulations to Our Insurance Program Graduates!2019-12-20T17:15:45+00:00

Thanks for Joining us at Deja Blues: NextGen 2019!


All of us at the Women’s Resource Center would like to extend our full gratitude to all attendees, committee members, board members, volunteers, and sponsors. We truly could not have done it without YOU! We'd also like to give the City of Bradenton a special thank you for allowing us to take Deja Blues:

Thanks for Joining us at Deja Blues: NextGen 2019!2019-12-11T21:05:04+00:00

Transition at WRC


For almost 8 years, Leslie Tilton has been a constant at the Manatee Center. Maybe some of you can relate to Leslie's story. She and her husband raised two great was already off to college and their youngest was in high school at St. Stephens. Being the planner that she is, Leslie starting

Transition at WRC2019-11-25T14:46:01+00:00

Help US Help HER


At The Women’s Resource Center, our primary focus is, and always has been, on our clients and our mission to help women and their families thrive. Yet the reality is that we would not be able to provide these transformative services without the support of generous donors and committed volunteers. Throughout the forty-year history

Help US Help HER2019-11-20T16:21:12+00:00

Roots & Wings | Latinas of WRC


Laughter rings out of the cozy meeting space at the Manatee Women’s Resource Center (WRC). It’s Monday night and the women who make up the Latina’s of WRC are trickling in. There is wonderful energy and a blend of Spanish and English as they greet each other like old friends. It is music to

Roots & Wings | Latinas of WRC2019-11-07T21:14:24+00:00

Alzheimer’s Awareness Month


The month of November marks National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. Alzheimer’s disease is a type of dementia that leads to memory, thinking, and behavior problems. Being the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, there is no cure or prevention for the disease. One of three seniors die from Alzheimer’s or another form

Alzheimer’s Awareness Month2019-10-31T14:42:44+00:00

We Were Chosen For The Community Bag Program!


We are so excited to share that the Women’s Resource Center has been selected to be a part of the Community Bag Program, which is designed to make it easy for customers to contribute to WRC while also supporting the environment. For the entire month of November, each time a $2.50 reusable Community Bag

We Were Chosen For The Community Bag Program!2019-10-24T16:48:34+00:00

5 Benefits of Yoga


Yoga (noun): a Hindu spiritual and ascetic discipline, a part of which, including breath control, simple meditation, and the adoption of specific bodily postures, is widely practiced for health and relaxation.   Why should you practice yoga? Here are 5 reasons: 1. Improve Your Sleep A few yoga poses and movements are actually intended

5 Benefits of Yoga2019-10-18T22:36:35+00:00