Meet our new Program Director…

Meet our new Program Director, Kristin Cruz. We are so excited to have her onboard, beginning September. Kristin was raised in Amarillo, Texas and attended a local university, West Texas A&M University, where she obtained a Bachelor's of Arts in Sociology in 1998. She began her career in social work at the local domestic violence

By |2021-09-02T11:04:26-06:00September 2nd, 2021|News|0 Comments


#SAAM The Family Justice Center is dedicated to supporting and advocating for all survivors of abuse and violent crime. April is National Sexual Assault Awareness Month which provides an opportunity for us to raise even more public awareness about the prevalence of sexual assault, and the damage it leaves in its wake. The term sexual

By |2021-04-08T13:12:05-06:00April 8th, 2021|News|0 Comments

How to Make a Go Bag When Leaving an Abusive Relationship

By Staci Salazar Did you know that 1 in 4 women (24.3%) and 1 in 7 men (13.8%) aged 18 and older in the United States have been the victim of severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime? Think about your closest circle of friends. Now, notice the statistic above. 1 in

By |2020-08-10T15:06:02-06:00August 10th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Have you had financial difficulties due to COVID-19?

Have you had financial difficulties due to COVID-19? You could be eligible for Emergency Public Service Bill Relief. Find if you are eligible: 📌 more info: City's public service clients to be eligible must meet the following requirements identified below to qualify for financial assistance under the City's Emergency Public Service Bills Relief

By |2020-08-10T14:59:23-06:00August 10th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Family Justice Center in the SAN MARCOS RECORD

The Family Justice Center, located at 215 S. Reimer, works to aid victims of domestic violence. Above, FJC Board President Cynthia Fowler and FJC Executive Director Gabriela Lara stand in front of their road sign. Daily Record photo by Lance Winter Family Justice Center Aids Domestic Abuse Victims SAN MARCOS RECORD Sun, 07/05/2020 - 4:00am

By |2020-07-24T12:44:52-06:00June 18th, 2020|News|0 Comments