Grateful Thread

2Fold presents Grateful Thread, a free shopping experience. We celebrate the women in our paths just as much as the women we don’t come across as often. We exist to celebrate sisterhood through generosity and friendship.  GRATEFUL THREAD IS A WAY TO EXTEND THAT GENEROSITY.  We believe we’re all in it together, and that’s why we need…

Austin LifeCare

Austin LifeCare has been serving the Austin area for over 30 years with the goal of meeting the needs of women, men and their families, who are facing an unplanned pregnancy. All services are provided free of charge. Among the services provided by Austin LifeCare are free pregnancy tests, limited free ultrasound services, Childbirth classes,…

Earn-a-Bike

The Austin Yellow Bike Project 501c(3) is a volunteer-powered initiative to put bicycles on the streets of Austin and Central Texas by operating community bike shops, teaching bike mechanics and maintenance, and acting as a local bike advocacy group. YBP has a very popular program called Earn-a-Bike. Whether you’re short on the scratch to buy…

Abstinence Clearinghouse

Are you an advocate for abstinence – the practice of abstaining from sexual activity? Do you want to help spread the word about the benefits of practicing abstinence? You’ve come to the right place. The Abstinence Clearinghouse, based in Sioux Falls, SD was founded to provide a single place where programs, curricula, speakers and materials…

Pregnancy Decision Line

If a baby is not in your plans right now, abortion might seem like the best way out. But many find it empowering to understand all the options before making a final decision. Pregnancy Decision Line provides caring, confidential support if you or someone you know facing an unplanned pregnancy. They are available to talk and will…

Care.Net

Since 2008, Care Net’s life-affirming network of affiliated pregnancy centers has made a huge impact on the lives of unborn children and their families! The 531,977 “life decisions” are driven by Care Net’s mission to provide compassion, hope, and help to women and men facing pregnancy decisions. Through our network of affiliated centers and our real-time…

Crime Victims’ Compensation

Did you know that if you are a victim of a violent crime, there are benefits available to you? Crime doesn’t pay, but in Texas, criminals do. Crime victim compensation is a government program to reimburse victims of violent crimes– such as assault, homicide, rape, and, in some states, burglary – as well as their families for many of their…

Justice for Children

http://justiceforchildren.org Justice for Children’s Call Center helps when the child protection system fails to protect a child. We offer information, guidance and assistance to adults who are trying to keep the child safe. Our Pro Bono Legal program provides free legal help when it appears that a court or agency will return a child to…

WomansLaw.org

WomensLaw.org was founded in February 2000 by Elizabeth Martin with the help of a group of lawyers, teachers, advocates, and web designers who were interested in seeing the power of the Internet help survivors of domestic violence. In 2002, WomensLaw.org added a confidential Email Hotline to offer direct support to survivors, their advocates, friends and family members. …

Free Legal Counseling for Caregiver Questions in Austin Texas

The Texas Kincare Taskforce, housed within the Health Law Program at TLSC, provides access to free legal counseling to address relative caregivers’ questions. The Project supplies caregivers with legal tools and advice to navigate the healthcare, human services and school systems for minor children in their care. The people at Kincare Taskforce work to accurately…

Austin Texas Work-Study Program: Medical Field

Capital IDEA is a sponsorship program that provides both school and employment. Similar to a traditional scholarship program, Capital IDEA offers financial support to adults pursuing higher education. Two important distinctions set Capital IDEA apart from a standard scholarship program: our mission, and our methods. – Difference 1: A Mission Focused on Employment Our mission…

Subsidized Child Care in Austin TX at Workforce Solutions

An article about childcare assistance, as published at Working Austin When Tiare Marshall, a native Alaskan, moved to Texas with her now ex-husband in February 2011, she didn’t know anyone. In November 2013, Ms. Marshall relocated from Dallas to Austin after her separation to begin a new life as a single parent. When the former stay-at-home…