The Houston Area Women's Center

Thank You For Wearing Blue With Us!

Many thanks to everyone who joined us in wearing royal blue on Friday, April 10 to show support for Child Abuse Prevention Month.

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Teal Day Of Action For Sexual Assault Awareness Month!

While the entire month of April is designated to raise awareness about sexual assault, April 7 was our official call to action day by wearing the color teal to focus on sexual violence prevention. The City of Houston, joined by Mayor Annise Parker and Council Member Ellen Cohen, also announced April 7 as "Wear Teal Day" with a proclamation at Houston City Hall.

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Noticias 45 Helps Us Reach Survivors

We want to extend a big "thank you" to Noticias 45 Houston for generously hosting a phone bank on April 1, from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., for Sexual Assault Awareness Month!

Thanks to them, our advocates were able to answer 30 viewer calls, providing answers, support and resources for survivors of sexual assault.

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True blue awareness in April

This April, if you drive or stop by our 1010 Waugh building, you will notice a flurry of blue and teal decor. That's because our staff and volunteers have decorated the trees and fence to recognize Child Abuse Prevention Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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The Houston Area Women's Center is thrilled to feature legendary 13-piece band Party on the Moon for our 2015 Spring Gala Moonlight Soiree on Friday, April 17 at the Royal Sonesta Houston Hotel!

Referred to as the country's number one private party band, Party on the Moon has performed at some of the most exclusive events, including President Obama's Inaugural Ball and NFL star Eli Manning's wedding. Their repertoire consists of everything from R&B, Motown and old school tunes to current chart-topping hits.

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