Posts Tagged ‘domestic violence’

October 5, 2017

30 ways to make a difference – #DVAMTurns30

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 »

September 14, 2017

30 Years of Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Fort Bend Women’s Center will mark the 30th anniversary of Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October with two special events. Voices Against Violence, October 6th – Sugar Land Town Square, 7.30pm – FREE ADMISSION Fort Bend Women’s Center and AADA (Asians Against Domestic Abuse) will be the beneficiaries of this free concert, hosted by Sugar … 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 »

February 17, 2015

Join the Purple Postcard Campaign!

The 84th session of the Texas legislature is in full swing, as is the TCFV’s Purple Postcard Campaign!  If you are unfamiliar with it, supporters of full funding for family violence programs complete a “purple postcard” that will be delivered to their legislators in March, to tell senators and reps that we care about the … Read More »

November 18, 2014

Volunteer Advocate Training

If you are interested in sharing your time and/or talent, our next volunteer/advocate training will begin January 13th.  The training includes 30 hours of classroom training, 5 hours of self-study and 5 hours of on-the-job training.  Once completed, graduates will be State-Certified Sexual Assault Advocates.  Contact Amber Paaso, the Volunteer/Outreach Coordinator, for further details at apaaso@fortbendwomenscenter.org. … Read More »