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The Gift of Hope

Dec 05 2017

Last year, Fort Bend Women’s Center helped more than 1,100 survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Because of your support, we were able to provide these survivors with emergency shelter, counseling, employment and education assistance, childcare and housing assistance. Thank you – we cannot do what we do with you. Feeling hopeful about their … Read More »

Domestic violence can have a long term impact on survivors’ mental health. In late 2014, we launched a pilot neurofeedback training program as a response to the needs of domestic violence and sexual assault survivors with traumatic brain injury.  In late 2015, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other mental health issues such as depression and … Read More »

30 years of Domestic Violence Awareness Month – 30 ways to make a difference To mark the 30th anniversary of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Fort Bend Women’s Center has put together a list of 30 simple ways that you can help to raise awareness of domestic violence in your community and show your support local … Read More »