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sexual harassment - documentation

What is sexual harassment? What types of harassment are there? Learn more about it in this documentation.
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Resources for Employers

Labor Law Digest, the California edition

To find your state's edition, search or ask at your local Chamber of Commerce
Chamber of Commerce - provides employee training and advice for owners - search for your local chapter
Trade Associations - local and regional trade associations for the hospitality, restaurant, retail industries, and for small business owners, provide employer resources including employee training
Insurance Brokers - ask yours about training resources required for employees

In California's North Coast

Dickenson, Peatman, & Fogarty - provides legal counsel for business owners
Aura Adams - a lawyer who provides counsel for employers, and also provides private, weekly training legally required for employees

Resources for Employees

GlassDoor - a job search resource that also allows employees to give anonymous reviews of current and former employers so that people looking for work can find out about any potential employers complaints
Labor Commission Office - can file wage and hourly complaints without a lawyer - search for your local office - in California
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) - deals with discrimination complaints
Department of Environmental & Occupational Health (DEOH or DEH or DOH) - deals with safety complaints - search for your local office 

Community Resources

Futures Without Violence - protections and assistance for women and children
Restaurant Opportunities Centers United - advocates for restaurant workers and fights for fair wage
How to Address Harassment from Customers, one example here.

Resources for Supporting Vineyard Workers

Farmworker Justice - advocating for farmworkers throughout the United States
Groups fighting for Immigration Justice throughout the United States

In California's North Coast 

Ole Health - provides healthcare for vineyard workers and their families
Napa Farmworker Foundation - provides free training, English-language classes, citizenship assistance, and education for farmworkers and their families
Napa Community Foundation - partners with non-profits in Napa Valley to support the needs of vineyard workers throughout the area

Resources for Women Business Owners 

Office for Small Business Ownership
Office of Women's Business Ownership
National Women's Business Council
National Association of Women Business Owners
Female Founders Alliance
Pipeline Angels
National Association for the Self Employed

Financial Resources for Women of Color Business Owners

New Voices Fund
The Girlboss Foundation
Amber Grants