It is the Mission of Women Together to provide shelter and programs for women, men and children who are victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
TO ACCOMPLISH THIS MISSION WOMEN TOGETHER EXIST TO:
Provide emergency shelter to women and their children who fear they are in danger of domestic abuse.
Provide programs which meet the immediate physical and emotional needs of clients.
Provide programs for clients which will help curb the cycle of abuse.
Provide programs to increase public awareness of domestic violence, sexual assault, and to address issues relating to prevention.
Provide counseling and support services to sexual assault victims.
Women Together/ Mujeres Unidas is a non-profit agency founded in 1978 to provide shelter and support services to battered women and their children through funding provided by Texas Legislature HB 1075.
Since 1978, the agency has incorporated crisis intervention and support services for victims of domestic violence and sexual violence. In 1990, the agency developed a program to provide group counseling for abusive males.
The agency is governed by an (11) member board of director from diverse backgrounds who are representatives of the community.
The mission of Women together is based on the belief of dignity and uniqueness of every person. We believe in self-determination for all women and the right of all persons to live without fear, abuse, or oppression. That services should be available to battered or sexually abused individuals/ persons without regard to race, gender, national origin, age, physical disability or religion. Finally, we believe that abusive people must be held legally and morally accountable for their actions.
To end violence so that individuals may live without fear, abuse or oppression.It is the Mission of Women Together to provide shelter and programs for women, men and children who are victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.