The Houston Area Women's Center

Thank you to Arch-Con Corporation!

From left to right HAWC board member Lisa French, Arch-Con founder Michael Scheurich, HAWC Development Director Tracy Burnett, and HAWC's Manager of Hotline Services Celinda Guerra.


Thank you to Arch-Con Corporation for supporting the Houston Area Women's Center with their annual golf tournament yesterday! Proceeds from the tournament will go to support survivors of domestic and sexual violence.


We are always grateful for the support of our friends in the community!
 

Thank you Lady Texans for Supporting Survivors!

Thank you to the Lady Texans for hosting an afternoon at the Texans teen room with our Violence Prevention Educators Maria Espana and Sissel Carlson. The Lady Texans spend the afternoon in an interactive workshop with the teens talking about healthy versus unhealthy relationships. In addition to donating gift cards and inspirational journals for the teens, the Lady Texans generously gave $2,500 to the Houston Area Women's Center. We appreciate the Lady Texans continued dedication to helping create futures without violence!

HAWC on Fox 26's Isiah Factor for DVAM

We welcomed the opportunity to share our mission and message last night with Isiah Carey FOX 26 as part of #domesticviolenceawarenessmonth. Thank you Isiah, and thank you Orhonde Chapman for showing us that survivors like yourself can build healthy and safe lives through strength and support!

Crimestoppers Houston Stands Against Domestic Violence

(Left to Right: Board Members Sheriff Ed Gonzalez and Verizon Managing Partner Greg Mauney with HAWC President and CEO Rebecca White)

Monday October 2, 2017 Crimestoppers Houston kicked off Domestic Violence Awareness Month by bringing partners in the community together to take a stand against violence at their press conference. We deeply appreciate our friends in the community for speaking out in support of survivors and their families.

How to Support Survivors After Hurricane Harvey

In the wake of Harvey, we have received numerous calls and messages from people near and far, asking us, how to help support survivors of domestic and sexual violence. We are deeply moved by this outpouring of concern. We know there is a long road ahead as our city rebuilds, and that includes many of our clients.

To support counseling and housing clients affected by the floods, we ask you to support in these ways:

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A message from our CEO Regarding Harvey

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Thank you to all our Back to School Partners!


Thank you to all our friends in the community who donated school supplies, backpacks, new underwear and Payless gift cards to help our youngest clients start the school year off right! Providing new supplies and essentials to the children we serve is one way we can help them start the school year with confidence. We're grateful for the support from our incredible partners!

Join our 2017 Leadership Campaign!

We're excited to announce Tana Pool and Mike Mahlstedt as our 2017 Leadership Campaign Co-Chairs! Please join us this year in taking a stand against violence in our community.

Don't Miss Night Court 2017!

Night Court is the original, all-lawyer, musical comedy production that raises money each year for law-related charities--including... Read More

Congratulations to TAASA's 2017 Excellence in Advocacy Award Winner, Sonia Corrales!

Congratulations to our Chief Program Officer Sonia Corrales for winning the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA)'s 2017 Excellence in Advocacy award!

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Congratulations To Spring 2017 HAWC Shero, Concepcion Miranda!

 

 

During the Houston Area Women's Center All Staff Retreat this past Friday, our very first HAWC Hero/Shero Award was presented to our Violence Prevention Educator for the Hispanic and Latino Community, Concepcion... Read More

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