Courage. Compassion. Action.
Learn about the work we do while fighting sexual assault and domestic violence: these articles tackle misinformation, myths, stigma, rape culture, and more.
13 April 2022
We are honored to be featured in the Albuquerque Journal again! This article details the harrowing experiences of Jess, one of our former patients.
7 July 2021
Gail, our Clinical Coordinator, has dedicated over 15yrs of her life to our clinic: she was recognized by Albuquerque the Magazine as being one of the BEST nurses in the city!
30 September 2020
Halloween is the last day of Domestic Violence Awareness Month; this holiday challenges survivors to balance their child's safety while also recreating a sense of normalcy.
28 September 2022
A male survivor, who will stay anonymous, wears the Teal Ribbon on his cowboy boots to spread awareness about sexual assault. This is his story of healing.
30 April 2018
Alejandra, our Follow-Up Nurse, has devoted over 10+yrs of her life to our clinic and victims: she was featured in the Albuquerque Journal for the incredible work she does here!
28 September 2021
Formerly known as Tattooed Women Are Beautiful, this alternative beauty group is active within Albuquerque's community of sexual assault and domestic violence survivors.
14 July 2022
The Supreme Court of New Mexico recognized the important medical role that SANEs provide for victims, and represented a win for victim rights in the state.
8 May 2020
A powerful poem written by one of our SANEs, who wishes to remain anonymous: we are proud to employ many fellow survivors of sexual and domestic violence.
21 December 2021
Our Executive Director is featured in this article talking about the Sexual Assault Evidence Kit backlog in our city and the fight to end it.
15 April 2020
Tattooed Women Are Beautiful is an alternative beauty group comprised of survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence: we sat down their founder, Dez, for an interview.
6 April 2021
Brandi's love and devotion to helping others couldn't even be conquered by death: we applaud the care packages that were donated by Brandi's family, and are sure our patients love them.
17 October 2021
Family Advocacy Center Brings Resources Together To Help Survivors of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence
Featured with our partners at the FAC for our services, we're honored to be part of a larger network of care available to New Mexicans who are victims of violence.
16 April 2020
We applaud all of the survivors who decide to share their story, and are honored to share an anonymous letter of gratitude from one of our patients.
29 April 2020
A personal essay documenting body image, childhood sexual abuse, and the healing power of music: written by one of our staff members.