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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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What Is Legal Advocacy for Victims?

Posted on July 26, 2017
Our Advocacy Team At Denton County Friends of the Family the work our legal advocates do ensures clients facing the risk of harm have access to safety, hope, and justice. Our expert advocates provide support, access to resources, court accompanime...
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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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Childhood Exposure to Violence

Posted on June 15, 2017
Children's Program Overview "The majority of our kids — more than 60 percent – have been exposed to crime, abuse, and violence within the past year — many in their own homes. Ten percent of children in the United States have suffered some form of...
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The Mission Impact Award Goes to CoServ!

Posted on May 31, 2017
Denton County Friends of the Family is proud to present the Mission Impact Award to the CoServ Charitable Foundation! CoServ has been a consistent and crucially needed partner of Denton County Friends of the Family over the years. From updating ...
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Help Us Make It Even S'More Fun

Posted on May 24, 2017
The Friends of the Family emergency shelter has been up and running since 1980, and last year provided 7,801 days of shelter to victims of sexual and domestic violence. The shelter houses 32 women and children at a time and is at capacity 11 months ou...
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Typical warning signs of abuse

1 in 4 women will experience intimate partner violence

591 clients were served through legal services in 2017