Welcome Sarah!

Posted on January 23, 2019
Meet Sarah!   She joins our Prevention Education Awareness Program as a Community Educator here at Denton County Friends of the Family.   Sarah completed both of her undergraduate (a B.S. in Psychology with a Minor in English) and graduate (M....
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2019 Is Your Year!

Posted on January 4, 2019
2019 IS YOUR YEAR! Living Your Best Life By Giving Back The new year is here and it's time for a change! As we all scurry off to the gym and tell ourselves (over and over again) that we won't have that extra cookie anymore, or will only shop org...
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Do Not Suffer Silently

Posted on October 30, 2018
Do Not Suffer Silently Guest Blog Author: Ruth Gamble and Siblings *Trigger Warning: Depictions of Domestic Violence* During this Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we have brought attention to statistics and resources relating to domestic ...
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Full Circle of Service

Posted on July 24, 2018
Full Circle of Service Amber Birmingham Owner of Just Between Friends Denton County &  DCFOF Women's Auxiliary Member What we see so often at Friends of the Family, is the community's willingness to lend a hand to the people around us th...
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Raise Your Voice

Posted on July 20, 2018
Raise Your Voice  By Natalie Pixler  Winner of Rotary 4 Way Speech Contest  In my house, I am famous for oversleeping. It is that darn snooze button. I know perfectly well that hitting the snooze button is a dangerous game, and yet I c...
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Domestic Violence in Big Little Lies

Posted on July 11, 2018
From the outside, domestic violence may be something that appears cut and dry. For someone with no experience with domestic violence, it may be difficult for them to empathize with and understand victims who choose to stay with or return to their abus...
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