SafeHaven News

We Need You Most Right Now June 10, 2019 - It’s summertime. For many of us, this means lazy mornings and less traffic, fireworks and key lime pie. But for those who live in violent homes, summertime means less of a routine.  It means less reliability. More unpredictable moments.  More walking on eggshells.  For many Tarrant County families, summertime means making a move they’ve been waiting to make until the ...
Mid-Cities SOS Tennis Tournament May 3, 2019 - For more information, please go to www.mid-citiessos.org.
Domestic Violence Isn’t Always Physically Violent May 3, 2019 - “He wouldn’t let me work and didn’t give me access to our bank accounts.  Everyone told me to ‘just leave’, but without any money, how was that possible?  I thought about hiding some money here and there, but if he found out, well, that would be bad.” Financial abuse isn’t often what people think of when they hear the words ...
Erik Gross – Friendship Award April 12, 2019 - This National Volunteer Appreciation Week, SafeHaven is honoring the volunteers that allow us to continue working toward our mission. Nine volunteers or volunteer groups were honored with awards at SafeHaven's "Round of Applause" event last Thursday, but we also want to let you get to know each of these incredible advocates for SafeHaven. Let's take a look at our Friendship Award winner, ...
Megan Fanning – Katie Carlson Advocacy Award April 11, 2019 - This National Volunteer Appreciation Week, SafeHaven is honoring the volunteers that allow us to continue working toward our mission. Nine volunteers or volunteer groups were honored with awards at SafeHaven's "Round of Applause" event last Thursday, but we also want to let you get to know each of these incredible advocates for SafeHaven. Let's take a look at our Katie Carlson ...
Tracy Rector – Board Excellence Award April 10, 2019 - This National Volunteer Appreciation Week, SafeHaven is honoring the volunteers that allow us to continue working toward our mission. Nine volunteers or volunteer groups were honored with awards at SafeHaven's "Round of Applause" event last Thursday, but we also want to let you get to know each of these incredible advocates for SafeHaven. Let's take a look at our Board Excellence ...
Ronna Grady – Don Wilks Spirit Award April 9, 2019 - This National Volunteer Appreciation Week, SafeHaven is honoring the volunteers that allow us to continue working toward our mission. Nine volunteers or volunteer groups were honored with awards at SafeHaven's "Round of Applause" event last Thursday, but we also want to let you get to know each of these incredible advocates for SafeHaven. Let's take a look at our Don Wilks ...
LaMonica Evans – SafeStar Volunteer April 8, 2019 - This National Volunteer Appreciation Week, SafeHaven is honoring the volunteers that allow us to continue working toward our mission. Nine volunteers or volunteer groups were honored with awards at SafeHaven's "Round of Applause" event last Thursday, but we also want to let you get to know each of these incredible advocates for SafeHaven. Let's take a look at our SafeStar Volunteer ...
Purple Party Tickets On Sale February 4, 2019 - FORT WORTH, Texas – SafeHaven of Tarrant County is excited to present the second annual Purple Party. The event, scheduled for Friday, April 12, will take place from 6 – 10 p.m. at Ashton Depot in downtown Fort Worth. Purple Party invites guests to sip, bid and dance, all while supporting domestic violence survivors in their community. The event features ...
The Most Important Thing January 30, 2019 - Hello SafeHaven Community! I hope you had a wonderful holiday season and are back in the swing of life as we know it. School and spring sports have begun and we’re already waiting for warmer temperatures. For us at SafeHaven, we have taken a deep breath after Santa’s Sack, Adopt-A-Family and holiday meals at the shelters. Yes, December was intensely ...