Denton County Friends of the Family Welcomes Two New Faces

Posted on July 25, 2019
Denton County Friends of the Family has welcomed two new faces to their small but MIGHTY Marketing and Development team! We are delighted to introduce Ximena Montemayor, our new Development Coordinator and Katie Jahangiri, our new Director of Marketin...
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Transitional Housing Provides Safe New Beginnings

Posted on July 17, 2019
Survivors of domestic violence often leave their entire lives behind to seek safety. Even worse, the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence states that up to 99% of all domestic violence victims experi...
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One Year Around The Sun

Posted on July 3, 2019
One Year Around the Sun  It has been 365 days since my first day of working for Denton County Friends of the Family as the Community Resource Coordinator and so much has happened! I hit the ground running with our Back to School Drive, and we are ...
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Clarice's Story

Posted on May 20, 2019
The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) states that "on average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million women and men." 98% ...
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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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Intersection of Domestic Violence and Homelessness

Posted on April 17, 2019
The intersection of homelessness and domestic violence is the connection of two extraordinarily serious social issues facing communities. Survivors fleeing abusive relationships often must leave their homes, with no other available housing options. Ad...
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