Each month AVDA Community Talks will feature a safety, health, or legal topic of concern to the community at the Astros Youth Academy in Acres Homes.
On March 8, Olga Trujillo will present on a healing-centered approach that incorporates the survivor’s cultural identity and strengths in the process, followed by a panel discussion. This event is currently full.
AVDA’s Houston office offers Saturday client intakes (remotely) from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every third Saturday of the month to accommodate applicants who work and need intake services outside of AVDA’s normal business hours.
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Our Battering Intervention and Prevention Program continues via virtual group meetings using the Zoom conferencing platform.
AVDA sirve a todas las víctimas sin importar su estado de ciudadanía.
1 in 4 Women have experienced domestic violence
Of legal clients
feel safer because of AVDA services
Adult & child victims
of domestic violence were served in 2019
intervention counseling through BIPP in 2019
AVDA’s (Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse) mission is to end family violence by advocating for the safety and self-determination of victims, promoting accountability for abusers, and fostering a community response to abuse. As a nonprofit organization centered on family violence intervention and prevention, we build and grow programs in the Greater Houston Area that both shed light on the subject and transform lives.
IF YOU ARE IN IMMEDIATE DANGER, CALL 911
As non-profit family violence safety advocates, we host events to engage our community and support the cause against family violence. Click below to view our upcoming events, and how you can get involved.
Safety alert: Computer use can be monitored and is impossible to completely clear. If you are afraid that your internet or computer usage might be monitored, use a safer computer, call your local hotline, or call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or TTY 1-800-787-3224.
1001 Texas Ave., Suite 600 Houston, TX 77002
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