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Break the Silence, Stop the Violence: Wear Orange Day
February 09, 2021

Break the Silence, Stop the Violence: Wear Orange Day

This month is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. TDVAM is honored nationwide in order to raise awareness about teen dating violence because the reality is, it happens far too often to the people...

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Spring, Aldine, and Klein ISDs Answered NAM’s Call During the Holidays
February 08, 2021

Spring, Aldine, and Klein ISDs Answered NAM’s Call During the Holidays

As NAM was preparing for the 2020 holiday season, we knew there would be a greater need for food and toys. However, we did not anticipate the number of families who would reach out to NAM for help....

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I Need Space: Unhealthy Relationships and Boundaries
February 08, 2021

I Need Space: Unhealthy Relationships and Boundaries

This month is known as Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month and actually, today marks the first day of what is known as Respect Week! And this year's theme is “Be the Change Week: Impact and Empowe...

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February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month (TDVAM)
February 01, 2021

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month (TDVAM)

Each year, the entire month of February is dedicated to raising awareness about Teen Dating Violence (TDV). This month, which is honored nation-wide, is essentially a call to action to shatter the ...

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COVID-19 Resources & Vaccine Information
January 22, 2021

COVID-19 Resources & Vaccine Information

Following months of navigating a pandemic, the arrival of vaccines brings us all much hope. Northwest Assistance Ministries wants to make sure our community has access to information and resources ...

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Tribute to Betty Love
January 07, 2021

Tribute to Betty Love

  Northwest Assistance Ministries and our Family Violence Center (FVC) are saddened by the recent death of Betty Love, LCSW, RPT. Betty joined the FVC as a contract therapist in 2004 and continued...

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Thank You for Your Support During the Holidays
January 05, 2021

Thank You for Your Support During the Holidays

2020 was a year like no other. The global crisis that swept through our nation, our neighborhoods, and our homes brought a lot of hardships along with it. The coronavirus brought high unemployment ...

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN OUR NEIGHBORHOODS
January 04, 2021

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN OUR NEIGHBORHOODS

A review of recent headlines in Houston continues to highlight the pain of domestic violence.  These cases, including some in Spring, have included death, standoffs with police, kidnapping of child...

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NAM Providing Blessings This Holiday Season
December 14, 2020

NAM Providing Blessings This Holiday Season

This week, Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) is in full holiday mode for its Season of Blessings campaign. Over 1,700 families pre-registered back in October to receive holiday food and toys th...

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NAM Receives Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator
December 01, 2020

NAM Receives Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) is honored to have once again attained the coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountabil...

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