Putting a stop to domestic violence in Houston and beyond

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Putting a stop to domestic violence in Houston and beyond

HOUSTON, TX – As the community continues to heal after the brutal slaying of the Stay family in Spring, as well as a tragic murder-suicide in north Houston early Thursday morning that left young parents dead, we’re left wondering just what can be done about domestic violence?

The Texas Council on Family Violence met in southeast Houston to offer words of wisdom. The most import message was for anyone experiencing domestic violence, you don’t have to go through it alone. Here are list of some places that someone can reach out to get some assistance.


Houston-area domestic violence hotlines:

Resource and Crisis Center, Galveston – 1-800-996-1445

Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse – 713-224-9911

Houston Area Women’s Center – 713-528-2121

Bay Area Turning Point – 281-286-2525

Harris County Domestic Violence Coordinating Council – 281-400-3680