Archive for the ‘Success Stories’ Category

October 10, 2017

“I like who I am now” – a survivor’s story

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 »

June 5, 2017

Natalie’s Success Story

I am so appreciative for the help I received while staying at the women’s shelter and continue to receive since I have left. This has been a great experience for my kids and I. I’m happy it took me away from negativity I was around. I am so thankful to your staff also; they have been … Read More »

January 3, 2017

Beth’s Success Story

Dear staff, As my time at the shelter comes to an end, I am anxious but excited to start the next phase of my life. I am grateful for everything you all have done to help me and my boys. I know I have not been easy to deal with at times but I appreciate … Read More »

October 1, 2016

Ana’s Story

Recently, we received this wonderful story from a former client, Ana. I just want to say thank you for all the services you provided myself and children. In 2012 we were your clients after my then husband physically abused me, emptied our bank accounts, and left us with nothing. We had no where to turn. … Read More »

September 26, 2016

Allstate Moving Ahead Through Financial Management

Financial abuse occurs in 99% of all cases of domestic violence. It’s a very powerful and invisible weapon that keeps victims trapped in abusive relationships. Thanks to the Allstate grant awarded in 2015, Fort Bend Women’s Center (FBWC) became one of more than 1,600 nonprofit organizations trained to deliver best-in-class financial literacy and asset building … Read More »