The Houston Area Women's Center

Golfing for a Good Cause

Halliburton hosted its 21st annual Charity Golf Tournament under picture-perfect skies on October 15 at the Clubs of Kingwood, in Kingwood, Texas. Proceeds from the event were donated to 36 charities, including the Houston Area Women's Center! Read More

City of Houston Proclaims October 7th 'Wear Purple Day'!

Surrounded by Houston City Council Members wearing purple clothing, Houston Mayor Annise Parker recognized Domestic Violence Awareness Month and proclaimed Tuesday, October 7, 2014 "Wear Purple Day" in Houston. Read More

Partners Host Press Conference to Reveal Texas Domestic Violence Stats

The Houston Area Women's Center, and other local partners, revealed the latest Texas domestic violence statistics at a press conference on Friday, October 3, hosted by the Harris County Sheriff's Office. Read More


The holidays can be a difficult time for families dealing with the effects of sexual and domestic violence. You can help brighten the holiday season for our clients by donating to our "2014 Holiday Gift Express." Read More

Tackling Domestic Violence on Today

Our President and CEO, Rebecca White, shared her knowledge about domestic violence with a national audience in a segment that aired during NBC's Today Show on Saturday, September 20. Read More

Race Against Violence: Registration Begins!

Registration is now open for the 2015 Race Against Violence, presented by Verizon. The annual 5k run and walk is scheduled for March 7 and offers lots of opportunities for participation, volunteers and fundraising. Read More


It's that time again! The Women of Wine Grand Tasting is back and this year's event is expected to be better than ever. The festivities take place on Monday, October 20 at The Wynden in Houston. Proceeds from the event will be donated to our Center's mission to support survivors affected by domestic and sexual violence. Read More

Singing Out Against Domestic Violence

Save the date for a Musical Extravaganza presented by Latina-American Women in Music! The event takes place on October 26 at the TBH Center in Houston and, best of all, proceeds will benefit our Center's mission to support survivors affected by domestic and sexual violence. Read More

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