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Restoring Families: Shewaunee and Antoinee

November 17, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, Early Childhood, Everyday Vogel, Family Services, Success Stories

Shewaunee and Antoinee Shewaunee left Wisconsin seeking a better life. She came to Texas to escape drug-use and abuse. With no support system, she learned that a new life...
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Restoring Families: Louanna, Eli and Iris

November 17, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, Early Childhood, Everyday Vogel, Family Services, Success Stories

Louanna, Eli, and Iris Louanna was a young mom when she came to Vogel Alcove with her daughter, Iris. Both bright and hopeful, they joined the Vogel Alcove family....
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Restoring Families

November 17, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, Early Childhood, Everyday Vogel, Family Services, School-Age, Success Stories

Here at Vogel Alcove, we restore families. Each day, we hear stories of trauma and struggle. 90% of our kids come from single-parent homes, usually led by a mom....
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What Do Sunflowers Have to Do with a Pandemic? Part 3

October 7, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, COVID 19 Response, Everyday Vogel, Family Services, School-Age, Success Stories

Rise, Shine, and Hold Your Head High We’ve worked hard to move approximately 50% of our families into stable housing and employment. These families are the most vulnerable to...
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What Do Sunflowers Have to Do With a Pandemic?

September 17, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, Early Childhood, Everyday Vogel, Family Services, School-Age

What do sunflowers have to do with a pandemic? Each morning when the children and staff arrive at Vogel Alcove, a plot of huge sunflowers greets us at the...
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Vogel Alcove’s Greenhouse Goes Solar

September 3, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, Family Services, Services & Programs, Success Stories

Studies show that nature can help ease stress, anxiety and depression. Vogel Alcove’s Backyard is an integral part of our therapeutic and early childhood education programming. Built in 2014,...
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10 Weeks Later, Operation Phases at Vogel Alcove

June 11, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, COVID 19 Response, Early Childhood, Family Services

Out With Phase I, In With Phase II As the nation and the state reopen in phases, operations at Vogel Alcove will evolve in phases as well. The first...
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Vogel Alcove Welcomes New Child Therapist to Our Staff

May 15, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, Early Childhood, Everyday Vogel, Family Services, Services & Programs, Teachers and Staff

We  have a brand new addition to our staff, Tamsyn Morison. She’s doing a lot of new things with the child therapy room, and we’re excited to have this...
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Full Steam Ahead for Staff and Vogel Eats Program

April 23, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, COVID 19 Response, Early Childhood, Family Services, Services & Programs, Teachers and Staff, Volunteers

You may know that on April 6, we reopened our doors for the children of our families that hold essential jobs in Dallas. About 5o% of our families reside...
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Parent Peer Groups Create Vision Boards

February 20, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, Family Services, Services & Programs

Here at Vogel Alcove, so many of our parents feel alone, with no peers available to support them during a traumatic time. These parents have usually experienced events in...
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A Vogel Alcove Family Gets a Home Makeover with Project Elf

January 30, 2020  |  Published in Agency News, Family Services, Success Stories, Volunteers

We recently had the opportunity to visit one of the Vogel Alcove family’s newly renovated home! The home underwent a complete makeover from the great people at Project Elf...
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Vogel Alcove’s Annual Holiday Store Help Families Shop & Give

December 17, 2018  |  Published in Agency News, Family Services

Make sure you visit our Facebook Page to find more pictures to LIKE and SHARE! Each year, Vogel Alcove hosts its Annual Holiday Store in which the parents can...
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Dallas Mavericks Foundation creates Parent Opportunity Center at Vogel Alcove

August 28, 2018  |  Published in Agency News, Corporate Partners, Family Services, Volunteers

Earlier this month, the Mavs Foundation helped provide our families with another resource to help improve their future. We are thankful the organization has chosen to support us in...
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News From the Nest – July 18

August 1, 2018  |  Published in Agency News, Corporate Partners, Donors, Early Childhood, Family Services, Volunteers

  News from the Nest     View this email in your browser     Make a Gift to Vogel Alcove     Important Dates – Mark your calendars!...
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Vogel’s Family Dinner

May 30, 2018  |  Published in Agency News, Corporate Partners, Donors, Early Childhood, Family Services, Services & Programs, Uncategorized

(Make sure you visit our Facebook Page to find more pictures to LIKE and SHARE!)   On Tuesday, May 22nd, we invited our families, board members, teachers, staff, and volunteers to have a Family...
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New employees April 18

May 11, 2018  |  Published in Agency News, Early Childhood, Family Services

In wrapping up this week’s Teacher/Employee appreciation week, we wanted to highlight some of our newest employees!   Candace Leverton, LMSW, Clinical Family Support Specialist, Family Support Masters in...
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Family Matters April 2018

April 30, 2018  |  Published in Agency News, Donor News, Family Services, Services & Programs

Family Matters – Parent Social Interaction Activity Vogel Alcove hosted a Parent Social Interaction Activity, designed to engage parents of the Vogel Alcove community to build external community support, and help Improve overall family well-being by...
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Please welcome our new staff!

March 27, 2018  |  Published in Agency News, Early Childhood, Family Services, School-Age

Vogel Alcove is pleased to welcome new employees to our organization! Over the past few months, we’ve added a few smiling faces to our group of passionate professionals!
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Vogel Alcove Staff Assist with Point-in-Time Homeless Count

February 7, 2017  |  Published in Agency News, Family Services

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires an annual count of sheltered and unsheltered homeless people, to take place on a single night in January. Known as...
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Vogel Alcove Holiday Stores Help Families Shop & Give

January 30, 2017  |  Published in Agency News, Family Services

Each year, Vogel Alcove hosts holiday stores in which the children in our care and their parents can choose gifts for one another. All of the gifts are donated...
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