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October is domestic violence awareness month, stay informed and be aware

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“No-Yes: A Conversation on Consent”

First Step, Inc. will be hosting a series of presentations given by renowned expert on sexual assault, student safety and decision-making skills, Katie Koestner. Ms. Koestner   has appeared on the cover of TIME magazine and the Oprah Winfrey show, and … Continue reading

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First Step is Hiring!

Would you like to work with us at First Step? Check out our Job Postings page to see the available positions! Share This:

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Store Closing

As part of an overall strategic process to focus on our mission and better serve those in need of our service in our community, the First Step Board of Directors has decided to close the First Step Resale Store at … Continue reading

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Supporting Survivors During the Holiday Season

Though the holiday season is a joyous time for many, it can be an especially challenging time for survivors of domestic violence.  November through January is a busy time at the First Step Shelter; we typically see an increase in … Continue reading

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Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who came out to honor survivors and victims of domestic violence at our Candlelight Vigil!  We had a great turnout this year and definitely felt the love and support of our community.  Pictured below are photos … Continue reading

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First Step’s Annual Candlelight Vigil

This free event will include a candle lighting ceremony honoring victims and survivors of domestic violence, guest speaker Dr. Andrea Button, additional guest speakers from SAFB and Wichita Falls PD, and music by the Wichita Falls Youth Symphony Orchestra. Share … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month!

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month!  Be sure to follow our Facebook page to keep up with all we’re doing at First Step to help spread awareness.  Click the Facebook icon below to check out our page. Want to help? … Continue reading

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Cleaning out your closets?

The First Step Family Store accepts donations of new and gently used clothing and household items from 10am to 3pm every day except Wednesdays and Sundays.  Drop off donations at 911 Indiana Ave, Wichita Falls, TX at the back of … Continue reading

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Support Survivors: Motorcycle Run and Bully Bash

Bikers Against Bullying is hosting a Fun Run and Bully Bash after party with ticket sales going to First Step of Wichita Falls! Ride in the motorcycle run or join us for food and fun at the Bully Bash. See … Continue reading

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