Community Conversations: A Podcast by ACH Child and Family Services
Stories of Safe Place

Stories of Safe Place

March 20, 2020

Staff tell personal stories of trafficked, homeless, and runaway youth they’ve helped through Safe Place, a national program that ACH locally administers in Tarrant County. Learn how our programs work hand and hand, along with Fort Worth police, to care for youth in our community.

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Become a Safe Place Ambassador

Become a Safe Place Ambassador

March 18, 2020

Are you passionate about creating a world where all youth are safe? Safe Place Ambassador are volunteers committed to increasing awareness and education of the Safe Place program.

Questions? Contact Safe Place Coordinator TJ Wright at Timothy.Wright@ACHservices.org.

Apply to become a Safe Place Ambassador here: https://achservices.org/safe-place-locator/

Safe Place Minisode

Safe Place Minisode

March 11, 2020

What do Quick Trips, public libraries, and ACH have in common? They’re all Safe Place sites! ACH’s TJ Wright explains how this national program provides immediate help and safety for Tarrant County’s youth. We'll have more from the rest of our team next week!

The Safety Net of SIL

The Safety Net of SIL

February 7, 2020

Supervised Independent Living programs like the LIFE Project at ACH, are often a safety net for young adults (ages 18-21) in extended foster care. ACH’s Nick Little expands on how programs like these prepare them for the “real world.”

Justin’s Journey

Justin’s Journey

January 30, 2020

Meet Justin, a resilient young man navigating his way through life as an adult while in extended foster care. Hear about his journey and what ACH is doing to support the over-looked population of young adults aging out of foster care.