Family CARES

2010 © Hill Country CARES.  All rights reserved.  Serving:  Kerr, Kendall, Kimble, Gillespie and Bandera Counties  |  A Texas 501(c)(3) Corporation

Kerrville, Texas

1.830.257.2400 or Toll Free - 1.888.621.0047

Call these  numbers 24 hours a day to schedule or arrange free confidential counseling support.


Kid CARES

Kids’ Advocacy Place

Caring for today’s victims - preventing tomorrow’s abuse


Family CARES Kids' Advocacy Place

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Hill Country CARES' mission is to promote healthy individuals, healthy families and healthy communities by providing prevention, intervention and recovery services for domestic violence, sexual assault, abuse and neglect, chronic illnesses, and self-destructive behaviors.

OUR MISSION

HELP TOPICS

Intervention

Prevention

Education

Outreach

Dating Violence

Elder Abuse

Sex and the Law

Trauma Effects

HOW WE HELP

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FAMILY VIOLENCE



• 53 percent of shelter residents report being battered while pregnant. If you or someone you know is a victim of family violence or sexual assault, call the 24-hour hotline for assistance.


24 Hour HOTLINES


Toll Free 1-888-621-0047 Kerr County 830-257-2400 Kendall County 830-249-8379 Gillespie County 830-997-HELP Bandera County 830-796-3302

SEXUAL ASSAULT



  1. Victim's availability
  2. Likelihood of escaping without being caught





Toll Free 1-888-621-0047 Kerr County 830-257-2400 Kendall County 830-249-8379 Gillespie County 830-997-HELP Bandera County 830-796-3302

It’s a Fact......

This video program includes details on what victims of domestic violence can expect when utilizing the courts to obtain a protective order, a temporary restraining order, or a divorce. The goal of the program is to educate victims of family violence about their legal rights.


This video was produced by the Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA), a department of the State Bar of Texas, and made possible by a grant from the Texas Bar Foundation.

Click start arrow to view video.

PROTECT YOURSELF

Hope’s Legacy

Hope's Legacy.pdf

OUR COMMITMENT


Hill Country CARES has a commitment to help victims of family violence and sexual assault put the pieces of their lives back together.


Serving Kerr, Kendall, Bandera, Gillespie, and Kimble Counties with funds made available by concerned citizens, grant funds, and limited state and federal monies, HCCARES offers housing, counseling, and legal advocacy to victims and their children.


The dedicated board of directors, staff, and volunteers combine forces to help rebuild shattered lives and broken dreams of individuals caught up in the cycle of violence.


If you, or someone you know is a victim of family violence or sexual assault, call the

24-hour hotline for assistance.


24 Hour HOTLINES


Toll Free 1.888.621.0047

Kerr County 830.257.2400

Kendall County 830.249.8379

Gillespie County 830.997.HELP

Bandera County 830.796.3302

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