Educational Event Held After Shelby County Apartments See More Domestic Violence

OCTOBER 10, 2017, BY BRIDGET CHAPMAN MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The numbers are staggering: Domestic violence assaults are up 11 percent this year in a county already plagued by them. The Family Safety Center constantly works to bring these numbers down in Shelby County and they’re also partnering with SafeWays to combat the problem. “It’s always […]

Olliette Murry-Drobot Discusses Childhood Exposure to Violence with HuffPost

By Eleanor Goldberg Olliette Murry-Drobot was subjected to domestic abuse before she was even born. When Murry-Drobot’s mother was pregnant, she endured more frequent beatings from her partner. The violence intensified to the point that Murry-Drobot’s mom didn’t feel her daughter move for days at a time. Murry-Drobot survived, and witnessed her father terrorize her […]

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FSC’s Executive Director, Olliette Murry-Drobot, Honored by Memphis Business Journal

Olliette Murry-Drobot was recently named one of Memphis Business Journal’s 2017 Superwomen in Business. This honor is  presented annually to 25 local women excelling in their fields, and we are so proud of Olliette!

‘Camp Hope’ Gives Children of Domestic Violence, Trauma a Future

FSC’s Community Outreach Specialist, Mia Harvey, speaks with WMCTV about Camp Hope, a summer camp for children impacted by domestic violence.