Clients consistently report high satisfaction with counseling services.Individual counseling is also available on a limited basis.Counseling services at HCWC are provided by professional, licensed clinicians, peer counselors, and masters-level interns.All services are free and offered in both English and Spanish.Suite 600, Houston 77002 Staff and trained volunteers advise victims of domestic violence on their legal rights and alternatives. Attorney on staff can provide legal representation to those who meet low-income guidelines in family law. Representation in English & Spanish Bay Area Turning Point Admin: 281-338-7600, Admin. They also contacted and received support from the Texas Advocacy Project, an organization that provides legal services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Texas.“At first we just wanted to spread the word and educate people about the problem and how big of a problem it was,” said Ashlyn.
We have seen how domestic violence affects lives and families.If you would like to learn more about our counseling services, please call (512) 396-3404 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. or call our 24-hour HELPline at 512-396-HELP(4357) or 1-800-700-HCWC(4292). INTIMATE PARTNER ABUSE Children who are victims of sexual abuse will likely receive services at a Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC). Law enforcement and CPS refers cases of abuse to Roxanne’s House, where children age 17 and under will receive services and counseling. Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse 713-224-9911, 1001 Texas Ave. Assistance in procuring physical safety, counseling, support, and information on legal rights for abuse victims. Provides assistance to pregnant undocumented women. Services include: legal explanations, updates on status of court case, referrals, court orientation for children, accompaniment to DA’s office and court. Free support groups for adult female victims of family violence, sexual assault, incest, and rape. Bilingual counseling program for victims of domestic violence and their children. Food and clothing distribution every other Tues, -am. Children’s Court Services-Houston Women’s Center 713-528-6798 Rape Crisis: 713-528-7273, 1010 Waugh, Houston 77019 Domestic Violence Hotline: 713-528-2121 Victim assistance program for children who are crime victims or witnesses to crimes, and their non-offending parents/guardians. DAYA Educational seminars, counseling, peer support, advocacy and referrals for South-Asian families. The Door 281-446-2615 Family Time Crisis and Counseling Center, 101 Main Street, Humble 77338 Shelter for battered women and their children. Family Violence Center (NAM) 281-885-4673, 15555 Kuykendahl, Houston 77090 Admin: 281-885-4555/888-750-4673 Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) provides child therapy (ages 3-10), emergency transportation, medical referrals and legal services, legal and peer advocacy.