Our Impact

Facts & Stats

During the last fiscal year FCC:

  • Served 230 individuals through FAMVIC with 0% repeat offenders in the Abuser Intervention Program
  • Provided safe emergency shelter to 150 families fleeing domestic violence
  • Worked directly with first responders such as law enforcement personnel responding to calls involving domestic violence to reduce fatality and re-injury (over 50% of hotline calls per month are made by first responders)
  • Worked with Prince George’s County Police Department and Sherriff’s Office to thoroughly assess the safety of our shelter and community location to ensure our staff and participants are safe
  • Increased access to Violence Against Women Act funding, transitional housing and Section 8 to secure vouchers for families to safely relocate
  • Integrated emergency shelter services for male survivors fleeing domestic violence

Testimonials

From Current/Past Residents

  1. “They assisted me in getting to another state of my choosing and through them helping me and Travel Aid I am leaving to go to my new safe place. I will be forever grateful for the wonderful people there. Ms. Beth and Ms. Wanda were so good to me. I was able to come to grips with my feelings and concerns and helped get my next place.”
  1. “I can’t thank you wonderful angels enough. God Bless You.”
  1. “FCC helped me secure housing for my family and helped pay the deposit. Thank you from me and my kids.”
  1. “I am feeling more confident, stronger, ready to say stop and enough when it’s needed. I appreciate the one on one care that my daughter and I received in this place. You are my angels!!!!”
  1. ���������������The safety procedures are wise and effective. We did feel protected in this place. Thank you all for all the love you offered us in this place. A special thank you to Ms. Beth. She is a great person.”

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“I am feeling more confident, stronger, ready to say stop and enough when it’s needed. I appreciate the one on one care that my daughter and I received in this place. You are my angels!!!! The safety procedures are wise and effective. We did feel protected in this place. Thank you all for all the love you offered us in this place. A special thank you to Ms. Beth. She is a great person.”

– S.R., 2015

“They have helped me accomplish all my goals. Ms. Beth has been a great support to me and my family. I have housing, counseling, school supplies. They helped me with counseling and relocating to stay away from my abuser.”

– A.R., 2015