Ten Tips to






1.     Domestic Violence is NOT your fault.


2.     Safety of you and your children is the number ONE priority.


3.     Seek legal advice promptly.


4.     Make sure you are receiving all your entitlements and be aware of your rights.


5.     Seek help, there is lots of assistance out there from law enforcement, community agencies and us.


6.     Seek support through friends, support groups and professional counselling. Build strong social networks.


7.     Children are affected by family violence. Use your support networks to help with parenting, grandparents, teachers, youth workers, professional counseling.


8.     See a financial counsellor to get your finances on track. The sooner you ask for help, the easier it is.


9.     Take time out for yourself. If you can't look after yourself, you can't look after your children.


10.  Focus on the future and what you want from the future. Set yourself achievable short term and long term goals.



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Junior League of TXK.

Moses Building and Rental

NAIFA (special thanks to David Mims for this)

Offenhauser & Co.

Phares Rental Properties

ReNew Medical Spa

Texarkana Cardiology

Texarkana Tractor Co.

Texas A&M-T

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Women's Clan of Atlanta

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Paula Thomas

Barbra Snider

Carol Racheotes

Cindy Malone

Debbie Leonard

Dr. Gary Stading

Glen Moses

James McKinney

Jan Wilson

Jeff Prieskorn

John & Suzy Heath

Joseph & Nancy Robbins

Mavour Lucy

Melissa Johnston

Miller County Circut Clerks

Mr. & Mrs. Philip McCoy

Patricia Thompson

Rebekah Bailey

Robert Irwin

Rodney & Debra Sullivan

Roy & Carolyn Folse

Ted Capeheart

Terri Peavy

You're not alone!


24 Hour Crisis Line

903-793-HELP (4357)


Confidential, Caring & Considerate

resource for those experiencing any form of sexual assault and domestic violence.


If you are in immediate danger, please call 9-1-1

Resource Links:

Safety Plan Check List


DV & Drug Addiction 


Resources for Survivors


Learn the TX Facts


Safety Plan


Child Welfare






We have a resource center with dozens of information brochures for you to have.