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First Step of Wichita Falls, Inc. in Wichita Falls, TX

Domestic Violence Help in Wichita Falls, TX

Emergency
Shelter
Primary Purpose Focused
Program
 
 
 
 
Profile
Strength 88%
  • Hotline

    800-658-2683 800-658-2683 (24⁄7)

    Hotline hours of operation

    Sunday 24 hours
    Monday 24 hours
    Tuesday 24 hours
    Wednesday 24 hours
    Thursday 24 hours
    Friday 24 hours
    Saturday 24 hours
  • Toll Free

    800-658-2683 800-658-2683
  • Business

    940-723-7799 940-723-7799
  • Text

    -
  • Languages Spoken

    English, Spanish , more
    We can provide a translator.
  • Last Updated

    May 30, 2024
  • TTY/TTD

    -
  • Fax

    940-723-1132
  • Email

    -
  • Hours of operation

    Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday CLOSED
    Sunday CLOSED

Services

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  • Danger/lethality assessment
  • Crisis intervention services
  • Emergency local transportation
  • Emergency shelter
  • Confidential shelter location
  • Safe home network
  • Case management
  • Food and clothing
  • Safety planning
  • Domestic violence education
  • Emergency cell phones
  • Mobile advocacy
  • Assistance with orders of protection
  • Court/legal lay assistance
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
  • Attorney referral for family court
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
  • Legal resource planning
  • Immigration services
  • Financial empowerment training
  • Shelter resident counseling
  • Non-resident counseling
  • Peer support groups
  • Sexual violence support groups
  • Incest counseling
  • Ritual abuse counseling
  • Relocation services
  • Transportation
  • Permanent individual housing
  • Permanent family housing
  • Goal planning assistance
  • Job skills training
  • Job search/placement
  • Parenting skills training
  • Resources and referrals
  • Medical accompaniment
  • Safety planning for children
  • Child care during support groups
  • School liaison
  • Domestic violence workshops

Populations Served

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  • Women
  • Men
  • Non-Binary
  • Elderly
  • Teens
  • Individuals
  • Families
  • Disabled
  • Immigrant
  • Military
  • Rural
  • Trafficked persons
  • Prostituted persons
  • LGBTQ
  • Trans women/men
  • Counties Served

    Childress, Cottle, Ford, Hardeman, Wilbarger, Baylor, Wichita, Archer, Young, Clay, Jack, Montague

About First Step of Wichita Falls, Inc.

  • Website

    www.firststep.org
  • Established

    1977-01-01
  • Beds

    32
  • Maximum Length of Stay (days)

    30
  • Wheelchair Accessible

    Yes
  • Pet Shelter

    No pet accommodations

Description

We are a nonprofit organization that provides free, confidential and comprehensive services to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. See our website for more information: www.firststep.org or call our hotline for immediate assistance: 1-800-658-2683

  • State Coalition Member

    Yes
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