"Just for Kids" Victim Services for Children & Families: Specializing in Sexual Assault (Stranger / Non-Stranger), Family Violence, Dating Violence, Bullying, and Other Children's Crisis Issues
Crisis Counseling Advocacy & Accompaniment: Medical Education (Schools / Administration) Texas Department of Protective Services(CPS) Social Services Legal Law Enforcement Judicial Therapeutic Counseling Children & Parents Information and Referral 24 Hour Hotline
Adult Victims Services Specializing in Sexual Assault (Stranger / Non-Stranger), Family Violence, Dating Violence and Other Individual/Family Crisis Issues Crisis Counseling Advocacy & Accompaniment: Medical / Hospital Education (Secondary Schools / Administration) Texas Department of Protective Services(CPS) Social Services Legal Law Enforcement Judicial Therapeutic Counseling Individual & Family Information and Referral 24 Hour Hotline
Prevention Programs: D.R.I.V.E. (Developing Respect, Integrity, Vision and Empathy) The DRIVE JUNIOR Project is provided to elementary schools in our service area. This is a new program that has successfully been piloted this past year in Waller, Austin & Harris Counties. The program was established to support parents, schools and communities in building core values that detour violence, build self-esteem, honesty, hope, and concern for others.
The DRIVE SENIOR program is provided to junior & senior high schools to prevent dating & sexual violence, drug/alcohol use, gang violence, bullying and other teen Issues. This program has been provided successfully to our service area for over 5 years. This program is state mandated for high schools.
T.L.C. (Teen Leadership Camp) “Teen Leadership Camp” is held once a week in the summer for seven weeks and continues many of the healthy relationships skills, provided through the D.R.I.V.E program in the schools this past year. These Groups include: Healthy Relationships (social skills building), Anger Management, Good Grief, and “Planning for Success”, which teaches organizational skills for keeping up with assignments, grades, and important paperwork. The “Leadership” project is held all year round and is a prevention group to combat, bullying, dating violence, truancy, suicide, drug, alcohol, and tobacco use and abuse. Youth Intervention Services Our Youth Intervention Project is still in the stages of development and piloting, however, we are encouraged by the outcomes of the work being done in the areas of Teen Family Violence, Anger Management, and Positive Teen Parenting including: Behavioral Changes Program Family Violence Intervention & Prevention Program (Ages 10-13 or Ages 14-17) Anger Management Program (Non-Domestic for Ages 5-17) Positive Parenting Program for Teens Alcohol & Substance Abuse Program & Referral
Other Projects: Work Place Violence Prevention “Employers Making a Difference” Community Violence Prevention Project “Communities Making a Difference”
Kids First and Kids First for Kids (Co-Parenting and Parental Separation Education)