Ragan Dennis, Case Manager and Prevention Awareness Sponsor for SAFE-T presented a program during the April meeting of the Sulphur Springs Area Retired School Personnel at The Oaks Bed and Breakfast. About three dozen retired school personnel attended.
Ragan described her job duties which include public information about SAFE-T’s hotline, outreach services, residential services and educational programs for schools. She related basic information about SAFE-T (Shelter Agencies for Families in East Texas) and it’s services which include on-call advocacy at hospitals, sheriff or police department for cases of sexual assault, and the SAFE-T shelter. The agency’s shelter is for women and children dealing with domestic violence of sexual assault. SAFE-T serves eight counties in Northeast Texas, is headquartered in Mt Pleasant, Texas and operates an office in Sulphur Springs. You can reach the local office by calling 903-439-0325.
If you wish to become a member or attend meetings of the Sulphur Springs Area Retired School Personnel, you can contact chapter President Tommy Long at 903-438-6069 or visit the website. Sulphur Springs Area Retired School Personnel is a service organization that works to protect and improve your TRS benefits and promote the well-being of its members. Local Unit Meetings are held on the second Tuesday, September thru May @ 10:00 am hosted by The Oaks Bed & Breakfast, 516 Oak Avenue, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482.