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October 4, 2019

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and you know what that means! It’s time to Step Up and Speak Out to end violence. National Domestic Violence Awareness Month was begun in 1981 by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence as a Day of Unity to connect battered women’s advocates across the country. Domestic violence affects … Read More »

August 20, 2019

¡Ayuda! ¡He sido asaltado y no sé qué hacer!

En un esfuerzo para hacer los exámenes posteriores de asalto más convenientes, El Centro para la Mujer de Fort Bend (FBWC), junto con Examinadores Forenses de Enfermería de Texas (Texas Forensic Nurse Examiners – TXFNE), tiene una nueva opción para víctimas de agresión sexual y violencia doméstica. TXFNE ahora proporciona exámenes forenses médicos a víctimas … Read More »

July 23, 2019

Help! I’ve been assaulted and I don’t know what to do!

In an effort to make post-assault exams more convenient, Fort Bend Women’s Center (FBWC) has partnered with Texas Forensic Nurse Examiners (TXFNE) to provide a new option for victims of physical or sexual assault. TXFNE will now provide Medical Forensic Exams to victims of sexual assault, domestic violence and human trafficking in a convenient Fort … Read More »

July 11, 2019

PennyWise Wins Readers’ Choice Award!

Congratulations to our PennyWise Resale Stores for winning the 2019 Fort Bend Star’s Readers’ Choice Award for the Best Resale Shop and Best Children’s Clothing Store! Special thanks to all who voted and to our loyal customers and donors for your continued support. All donations received are either given to clients who have a need … Read More »

July 10, 2019

Together, We Can Measure Up for Kids

  When children of domestic violence and sexual assault come to us, they are often scared, confused and uncertain about their life and what’s next. It wasn’t just their parent experiencing the life-altering abuse. Whether they were just a bystander or a direct recipient of the acts of violence, they have been affected by it. … Read More »