DV Blog

Meet Beatrice Sakala

The FJC is excited to welcome Beatrice Sakala to the team. Beatrice is participating in the Community Solutions Program – a professional leadership development program for the best and brightest community leaders worldwide. Hailing from Katete, an Eastern Province of...

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Thank You Volunteers!

On Thursday August 2, the volunteers of the FJC were honored with a picnic at Stiglmeier Park in Cheektowaga. Under picture-perfect blue skies, more than forty FJC staff and volunteers gathered to enjoy great food, drink and camaraderie. Domestic advocate and...

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Voices Ending Violence Breakfast

It isn’t just about a free breakfast – it’s about sharing a meal with others who care about a strong community of people living abuse-free lives. It isn’t just about hearing stories of people who have experienced domestic abuse– it’s about listening and understanding...

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New Satellite Opens in Grand Island

As of Monday, June 4th 2018, the Family Justice Center will open the doors to our latest satellite office in Grand Island, New York. For the time being, the FJC will be providing our services from a temporary location co-located with Sheridan Medical Group. They have...

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Angie’s Room Dedicated at FJC

On May 12th, friends and family of Angela Moss gathered at the FJC downtown center to remember their loved one, and to dedicate a client living room in her honor. The family worked with FJC advocates, staff, and a very special volunteer - Dionne Williamson, founder of...

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Jilly’s Room Unveiled

Jill Russell Cayhill was an avid gardener, a gentle soul, and a beautiful spirit and you can feel and sense all of that in the Family Justice Center’s newest room – Jilly’s Room. It is a beautiful sanctuary designed to be a respite for self-care for the dedicated...

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Voices Ending Violence 2018

Your voice matters! Please join us at the annual Voices Ending Violence event on June 8th, at the Buffalo Convention Center at 153 Main Street. Registration begins at 7:30. As our guest for this one-hour breakfast, you will be inspired by accounts from survivors,...

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Ladies Night Out at Red Siren

What’s better than a fun night of shopping? A night of shopping that also supports a worthwhile cause and on April 12, 2018 from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm, the Red Siren will host a Ladies Night Out to benefit the Family Justice Center. Red Siren, located at 976 Elmwood...

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Food Glorious Food!

Recently, the Family Justice Center received an offer we could not refuse. David Nuzzo, friend and supporter of the Center and a gifted chef, will be donating his culinary talents for the benefit of our clients. With the assistance of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran...

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