Abigail’s Arms

Make a difference! Help us support victims of violence during North Texas Giving Day 2020. September 17th.


September 2020

Saturday, September 26, 2020
Agents of Change Training

Time:  10:00am to 3:00pm                 Location:  Hillcrest Church of Christ Youth Building, 1712 O’Neal, Gainesville, TX 76240

The first level of training to be a volunteer of Abigail’s Arms, is the Agents of Change training.  This is completely free to you!

This class will give you an overview of what we do, how we do it and why we do it.  In addition, if you are a current Advocate, you may use this class for your 6 hours per year of continuing education.

Lunch is provided! 
RSVP to Yvonne Knowland at 940-665-2873 or [email protected]

Monday, September 28, 2020
Commissioners Court Domestic Violence Awareness Proclamation

Time:  10:00                                          Location:  Cooke County Courthouse                                      
Join us and wear your purple in support of domestic violence awareness.

October 2020 - Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

OAG Advocates Training

Oct 7th – 9th, each evening from 5:30-8:30pm

Oct 14th – 16th, each evening from 5:30-8:30pm

Oct 17th from 10am – 3pm

This training will equip you to work directly with Abigail’s Arms clients and will educate you on all the services we provide to our community. You must RSVP, please contact Yvonne Knowland at 940-665-2873 or [email protected]

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Red River Trail Run – POSTPONED

5K, 10K, Half and Full Marathon
by the North Texas Trail Runners & Red River Dirt Riders

Find all the information and registration online @ https://redrivertrailrun.com/

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Gainesville Chamber of Commerce
Rise and Shine Kick Off for Domestic Violence Awareness Month 

More details to come 

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April 2021 - Child Abuse Awareness Month

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September 2021

Abigail’s Arms is continuing to monitor the status of the COVID-19 virus.

We have implemented our plan to insure that victims in our community continue to receive the help and hope they need.

We are working hard to insure the health and safety of our clients and staff by increasing the frequency and intensity of cleaning and sanitizing at all our facilities.

If you or someone you know is or has been a victim of a violent crime please call our 24hr hotline at 940.665.CURE (2873)

Services are free and confidential.

Abigail's Arms Covid-19 Update