Archive for May, 2016

May 25, 2016

PennyWise in June

June How-To Crafting Workshop: Kids Painting on Plates Join us on Wednesday, June 15th from 10 AM to 12 Noon, as we get ready for Father’s Day by decorating plates with your favorite quotes, handprints or other designs! A sure keepsake! All supplies provided. Space is limited to 25. Kids ages 6-12. RSVP to Liz … Read More »

May 25, 2016

#MaybeHeDoesntHitYou – Mental Health Awareness Month

#MaybeHeDoesntHitYou. As we continue to recognize May as Mental Health Awareness Month, we at FBWC want share that there are other forms of abuse – forms you don’t even think about – that impact your mental health. The ‪#‎MaybeHeDoesntHitYou‬ hashtag on Twitter is shining the light on mental/psychological and emotional abuse many women face. Be … Read More »

May 16, 2016

Domestic Violence: A Child’s State of Mind

FBWC recognizes May as Mental Health Awareness Month. Research has proven that domestic violence can have a significant impact on adult mental health; and, children are no exception. Check out this video about how exposure to violence impacts a child’s developing brain.  

May 16, 2016

Michelle’s Impact Story

*As told by her counselor. Michelle‘s story is a real-life example of the way in which success looks a lot like hard work, perseverance, team effort, and courage.  Michelle first contacted the Women’s Center in 2012. She had been assaulted. Having survived other forms of abuse as a child, she was at a place where … Read More »

May 16, 2016

Above & Beyond – May 2016

 You have gone Above & Beyond this May. We salute you for the good that you do! Click here to check out more Red Day pictures on our Facebook page.