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The Family Place

The Family Place empowers victims of family violence by providing safe housing, counseling, and skills that create independence while building community engagement and advocating for social change to stop family violence.

Volunteer opportunities with The Family Place range from behind-the-scences administrative and event planning help to working directly with clients as court parnters or at the shelter. The first step for any volunteer position is to fill out an application here. Once you have completed the application you will receive an email with orientation instructions. All volunteers are required to complete a criminal background check.

The annual Texas Trailblazer Awards Luncheon is a premier educational event which generally comprises 1,000-plus community leaders, business leaders, corporate sponsors, philanthropists, media, "who's who" of Dallas, table hosts, and accomplished men and women in the North Texas community.

Young Partners, a social and service auxiliary of The Family Place, is a group of civic-minded young professionals that provide community education and volunteer services to support The Family Place in its mission to empower victims of family violence. 

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