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5 Signs That Someone May Be Struggling With Mental Illness

One in five adults experience a mental health disorder each year.1 Mental health issues can be more disabling than deafness or severe vision loss.2  More Americans are expected to die this year by suicide than in car accidents.3 The way that each of us views mental...

9 Things Men Can Do to Prevent Gender Violence

85% of domestic violence victims are women.  Here in Southeast Texas, the percentage is even greater.  At Family Services, we help victims of domestic violence (men and women) by providing them and their children shelter from their abuser. We help batterers (men and...

Family Services Raises $33,000 to Strengthen SETX Families

On February 23, Family Services of Southeast Texas hosted the 14th Annual Celebrate Families Luncheon, an annual fundraiser benefiting the Family Services Counseling Center and the Beaumont and Jasper Women and Children’s Shelter. We are pleased to announce that...

Thank you Valero Port Arthur!

Valero Port Arthur Employees & Company received recognition for an outstanding United Way Of Mid & South Jefferson County Campaign on Friday. The recognition was a grant for $5,000 to the organization of their choice, our Women & Children’s Shelter!...

10 Tips for Becoming Less Hostile

At Family Services of Southeast Texas, we focus on relationships between family members.  Anger is one of the most common negative patterns impacting family relationships .  It is common to hear that you should “let out” or “express” your...