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Tuesday, Feb. 13 is Wear Orange Day

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Wear Orange Day is a national day of awareness where we encourage everyone to wear orange in honor of Teen Dating Abuse Awareness Month. You can wear orange shirts, nail polish, ribbons, jewelry, shoes or anything else you can think of! Tell people why you are wearing orange and post pictures and updates on Instagram […]

Events

“No-Yes: A Conversation on Consent”

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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 was the first date rape survivor to speak out nationally. The presentations will cover the […]

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Thank you!

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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 of our Education Coordinator, Chantel Grant, with Mayor Glenn Barham and guest speakers Dr. Andrea […]

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First Step’s Annual Candlelight Vigil

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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 This:

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month!

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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? There are many ways to help spread awareness of domestic violence. Talk about it with […]

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Cleaning out your closets?

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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 the store.   Share This: