We are excited to announce that Alicia Franklin has joined The WARM Place staff as our newest Group Director for Wednesday evenings! Alicia is a Licensed Masters Social Worker with a background in children and families, grief, education, and trauma. Alicia comes from Fort Worth Independent School District, where she served children and families with…

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Friday, January 31st, was filled with laughter and shouts of “BUNCO!” at The WARM Place. Our January Family Night theme, Bunco and Breakfast, was a big hit! The night started with dinner, generously provided by Waffle House, where families enjoyed fresh waffles and sausage right off the griddle! Then at 6:45pm, we started the game…

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MaryBeth Koenes and her two children, Beckam and MaryBella (ages 5 and 7 at the time) started attending grief support groups at The WARM Place in February 2017. It was six months after the death of their father, Tyrel who completed suicide. MaryBeth turned to The WARM Place for guidance in the wake of grief…

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This year marks the 4th annual Race 2 Remember Them! What started as a walk in 2012 has now grown into a 10K, 5K, and 1 Mile Fun Run, bringing in people from all over Texas and beyond! We hope you will join us for Fort Worth’s community-wide memorial race event as we remember and…

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On December 6th, we celebrated the holiday season with our last Family Night of the year. This Family Night was a Minute to Win It event, where WARM Place families tried their luck at a series of holiday-themed games! Almost every room in the house included a game for families to try! Each completed game…

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On October 25th, WARM Place families gathered for some fall family fun at our October Family Night! We enjoyed Chick-Fil-A for dinner and crafted the night away! Once families entered, they were asked to write something they were grateful for on our “Thankful Pumpkin.” It was so inspiring to read what each family decided to…

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When we started planning for A Cool Night by Candlelight last year, we knew we wanted it to be special in honor of The WARM Place’s 30th anniversary. It took months of preparation, but our Cool Night committee and staff pulled off the biggest Cool Night yet! We are excited to announce that YOU helped…

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On Saturday, August 24th we celebrated The WARM Place’s 30th anniversary with a big Birthday Bash in the backyard! Both old and new friends of The WARM Place came to celebrate. The party got started at 10:00 am with plenty of activities. The yard was filled with games, face painting, hair painting, and balloon animals.…

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Kim Kerrigan is truly one of our WARM Place heroes. Kim attended The WARM Place as a young adult and then later gave back as a volunteer facilitator for 10 years. As Kim ends her time as a volunteer with The WARM Place, she shares how meaningful her experience has been. Her words speak to…

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On Friday, April 26th, The WARM Place backyard was filled with a variety of musical medleys as we hosted our second Creating Family Harmony Night. If you didn’t already know from last year’s event, WARM Place children have a lot of musical talent to share! Upon arrival, families sat down together to enjoy a delicious…

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