Tag Archives: Rape Crisis Volunteer

How I Got My Life Back

Betsy was the survivor of a serial rapist 27 years ago.  Her story is difficult, yet she talks about the healing that began when she met a rape crisis volunteer from The Women’s Center. “On the morning of April 3, … Continue reading




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Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

Each May The Women’s Center honors our program volunteers at a special Volunteer Appreciation dinner.  These caring individuals give a great deal of time to help clients in all our programs:  provide emotional support for sexual assault victims at local hospitals; assist clients … Continue reading




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Saluting SANE Nurses

During National Nurses Week this week, The Women’s Center honors Tarrant County’s SANE nurses (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners).  These “angels” are the epitome of patient support, responsible for not only preserving the dignity of the victim, but for collecting evidence … Continue reading




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Women’s Center Talks to CNN.com About Healing After Rape

When the Steubenville, PA verdict was read, advocates were appalled at some of the media stories talking about the “promising teens whose lives are now ruined”.  What about the victim? The next day, CNN.com contacted The Women’s Center and spoke … Continue reading




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WE ARE THANKFUL FOR…

        This week of Thanksgiving, as people remember the things they are thankful for – their families, friends, having a home or a dream job – The Women’s Center would like to add our list of thanks.  And please let … Continue reading




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Acquaintance Rape Special Report

Tim Madigan with the Star-Telegram has extensively researched acquaintance rape for the last eight months.  His 3-part Special Report discusses the impact of this devastating act of violence on victims, the motivations and actions of perpetrators, the complexity of investigating … Continue reading




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Rape Survivor Shares Her Story to Help Others

Christi Cameron, a Rape Crisis volunteer advocate, shared her personal story of being raped with the Star-Telegram, to help sexual assault survivors know they can heal and recover. Rape victim tells her story to give a voice to other victims Photo by … Continue reading




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