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Family Violence Protection Services (FVPS) provides comprehensive mental health counseling and psycho-educational services to children at the Battered Women and Children’s Shelter (BWCS), Haven for Hope, and FVPS’s Non-Residential Services location.

The Principle Goals of Counseling Include:

Helping children understand that domestic violence is not their fault, educating children on the cycle of violence and helping them to develop alternative, non-violent behaviors, fostering healthy life skills, communication skills, relationship skills, and boundaries, and strengthening children’s resiliency and protective factors.

Mission

Our mission is to provide the tools to mend their bodies and restore their dignity, their hope, and possibilities to attain self-sufficiency without abuse. That mission includes reaching out to all sectors in our community, to share our knowledge and experience, so we may enlist them in doing their share to address the intolerable increasing incidence of domestic violence.

Family Violence Prevention Services –
Main Location

7911 Broadway St.
San Antonio, TX 78209
(210) 733-8810

Family Violence Prevention Services –
Battered Women and Children’s Shelter

Donation Center
2617 N. Main Ave.
San Antonio, TX 78212
(210) 732-3776

OTHER PROGRAMS PROVIDED:

INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP COUNSELING FOR WOMEN, CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

Family Violence Prevention Services, Inc., excels in providing counseling services to our residential and non-residential adults, children and families. Our team of licensed staff and master counselors provide counseling for victims and survivors of domestic violence Services are available in both English and Spanish.

INDIVIDUAL COUNSELING

Victims and survivors of domestic violence receive individual counseling by appointment. The individual counseling focuses on personal safety, personal growth, development, and improving interpersonal relationships. Participation is voluntary and available to residential and non-residential clients. No fees for service.

WOMEN’S SUPPORT GROUP

Group counseling for victims and survivors of domestic violence and provides a safe environment to process emotions, share experiences, as well as become educated on the dynamics of domestic violence. The group sessions emphasize safety, learning how to take care of one’s self and assisting their children in the healing process.

CHILDREN’S COUNSELING

Children’s counseling provides a variety of therapeutic services suited to meet the developmental and emotional needs of each child. Play therapy, individual, and group counseling are offered to help children process and heal from domestic violence.

LEGAL ASSISTANCE

Legal representation through FVPS is generally focused in the areas of family law such as Protective Orders, Divorce, Child Custody, Modifications, and Enforcements, or a combination of those services. The legal services provided by FVPS are free for the eligible applicants.
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Upcoming Events

2019 Honoring Mothers Annual Luncheon

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019
Time: 11:30am
Location: Grand Hyatt San Antonio

Christy’s Hope Las Vegas Gala and Golf

Date: May 9-10
Location: Hyatt Hill Country Resort

Volunteer

FVPS welcomes individual volunteers!

https://fvps.org/volunteer/

If you are interested in supporting Family Violence Prevention Services please contact 210.930.3669