A Day in the Life

Posted on September 6, 2017
No matter how many statistics you memorize, imagining what actually goes on in a day in the life of a victim of domestic violence is a whole other ball game. Understanding, objectively, the effects of trauma and violence is the first step to creat...
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Trend Alert!

Posted on August 10, 2017
When you shop at the DCFOF Thrift Store you are directly contributing to the lifesaving services provided to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. All proceeds of the store go right back into services for our clients, and directly impacts our a...
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Thrift Store

Posted on July 12, 2017
"For the creative shopper who treasure hunts with a purpose"  1614 W. University Denton, TX, 76201 Denton County Friends of the Family is best known for our emergency shelter and outreach services, but did you know that we have a thrift sto...
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#FaithForFreedom Kick-Off Success!

Posted on June 28, 2017
Last Thursday we shared laughs, stories, and agency goals with our Faithful Friends at the #FaithForFreedom Kick-Off Social. #FaithForFreedom is an interfaith campaign within the faith community of Denton County to support Denton County Friends of t...
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Defining The Barriers Victims Face

Posted on June 22, 2017
From the outside looking in, the solution to escaping domestic violence can appear to be so simple. If you're not feeling safe and happy, then just leave, right?  Wrong. Every story of domestic violence is different, but they have an important thi...
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Economic Impact of Violence on Business

Posted on June 9, 2017
How Does This Impact Your Business?  The effects of domestic violence are felt by a victim's family, friends, community and even her workplace. 1 in 4 Women are victims of domestic violence and 2 in 5 women in Texas are victims of sexual assault (...
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