A Look Back at Adventure Camp

When we grow up, summer becomes idealized as the time of our happiest memories –of freedom and fun and friendship. We forget that summer can sometimes be lonely and dull, too long and too hot with not enough activity to fill the days. Away from home, out of school, and requiring the safe protection of emergency shelter, children at SafeHaven …

Raffle Terms and Conditions

Raffle Item Terms and Conditions ·         Restrictions may apply on certain  packages, and the Agency and or/prize partner reserves the right to change, add, suspend, cancel, remove or otherwise modify the offered items up to the point of acceptance. ·         The winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes on the Prizes.  All charges, fees, taxes, insurance, transfer …

A Shining Light in a Dark Time

Survivors Among Us Stories that Inspire Hope When I first came to One Safe Place, it was just to talk with someone about ways that I could ease up the pressure at home. I knew things had been tough lately, but it wasn’t anything that I couldn’t fix with some advice. I was living in denial. I am thankful that …

Volunteer Spotlight- Carson Cares

In the summer heat, we couldn’t think of a better volunteer to spotlight than Carson Cares and his annual Lemonaid fundraiser. When Carson was six years old, his mom was the director of children’s programs here at SafeHaven.  After a visit to the shelter, Carson came home and wanted to give back to the kids at the shelter so they …

When You Want To Say More Than Thank You

At SafeHaven, we are so genuinely appreciative for your support. Hear some of the staff’s thoughts below on why we love our donors. What I love about our donors is their passion for the population we serve; SafeHaven donors are quite literally saving lives in our community.  Their support demonstrates that the work we do is important and much needed …

The Importance of Mother’s Day at SafeHaven

A Special Time to Celebrate Mom I am sure that you have seen reminders everywhere to make sure to treat Mom to flowers, chocolate covered treats, a nice dinner, and/or a lovely card to celebrate one of the most important days of the year, Mother’s Day.  There is no doubt about it, Mother’s Day is a treasured holiday for Mom where she is treated like …

Volunteer Spotlight- Bonnie Watkins

If you have been by the Arlington Shelter on Wednesdays, you have probably met this month’s Volunteer Spotlight, Bonnie Watkins! Since 2013, every Wednesday afternoon, Bonnie engages with staff and clients at the Arlington shelter in the Client Services Center. As kids come running through the doors from school to show off their grades and get started on homework until dinner …

Charity Motorcycle Ride to Support SafeHaven

Looking for a great excuse to take the motorcycle out? We are excited to promote the 6th Annual SafeHaven Charity Ride!  This annual motorcycle run hosted by caring members of the community is always a lot of fun and a great excuse to meet new friends while supporting a meaningful cause. 

Annual Meeting and Volunteer Reception Review

Hello Friends! We wrapped up our Annual Meeting and Volunteer Reception on Thursday, March 24th.  It is inspiring to see a room full of people (volunteers, congregations, employees, and corporations) who are so passionate about ending domestic violence in Tarrant County and working together to that end.  For those who may have missed out on the evening’s festivities, we wanted …