DV and SA In the LGBTQ Community: Sexual Orientation

Posted on June 27, 2019
DV and SA In the LGBTQ Community: Sexual Orientation As we wrap up Pride Month at DCFOF we want to share this wonderful blog post from one of our own- Housing Navigator Victoria Schofield! In honor of Pride Month, it is important to discuss ...
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Celebrating Freedom and Independence on Juneteenth and Every Day

Posted on June 19, 2019
Celebrating Freedom and Independence on Juneteenth and Every Day  June 19, better known as “Juneteenth,” is the official commemorative celebration of the ending of slavery in Texas. In 1865, Union Major-General Gordon Grander read aloud Genera...
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Back to Basics- What We Do

Posted on May 29, 2019
There's always something going on over here at our agency whether it's events, drives or volunteer gigs we've got a ton of opportunities for the community to give back, and boy does our community give back (THANK YOU!). We want to take a minute t...
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Labor of Love Fair 2019

Posted on May 15, 2019
Being a new mom or deciding to add another bundle to your family can at times be overwhelming. Lucky for Denton, Chelsea Wolfington and Elizabeth Bernal understood the struggle of navigating through the journey of becoming a new parent and learning ab...
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Cultivating a Culture of Consent

Posted on April 24, 2019
As Sexual Assault Awareness Month comes to a close, it’s important to reflect on the ways in which the occurrence of sexual assault is perpetuated by our everyday attitudes and actions, as well as by the longstanding sociocultural systems we exist w...
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Women's #Herstory Month

Posted on March 12, 2019
March is Women’s History Month, or as we like to say here at Denton County Friends of the Family, Women’s Herstory Month. We think this is the perfect opportunity to look back at the history of the Battered Women’s Movement in Texas and c...
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