Author: Cosette Bowles

Aug12
By Cosette BowlesParenting

Back to Basics

Families are the bedrock of communities.  We have many conversations about the social ills in our world and culture today but what we learn, celebrate and teach our children in...

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Jun03
By Cosette BowlesWellbeing

Soft Skills vs. Resiliency Skills

At Anthem Strong Families one of our goals is to break cycles of generational poverty through resiliency.  We know that one of the ways to reduce poverty and empower families...

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May01
By Cosette BowlesParenting

Mothers are SUPERHEROES

Mothers are like superheroes. Actually, in the eyes of their children, they really are superheroes.  Mothers can fix every bruise and scar.  Miraculously the science project gets delivered at the...

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Apr08
By Cosette BowlesFinances

46 million Americans live in poverty

We hear the statistics. 46 million Americans live in poverty and Dallas County has the dubious distinction of having the highest child poverty rate in the nation.   Many of...

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Feb28
By Cosette BowlesFatherhood

TYRO Champion Dad Program is CHANGING LIVES

Anthem Strong Families’ TYRO CHAMPION DAD PROGRAM is one of the most integrated fatherhood initiatives in the State of Texas.   The program restores lives, reconnects fathers with their children...

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Oct15
By Cosette BowlesWellness

Domestic Violence Is An Epidemic

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  At Anthem Strong Families (ASF) we are advocates and champions for families.  We, as a community must be intentional about combating domestic violence and...

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Aug31
By Cosette BowlesParenting

CHAMPION Parents of Rowlett

My husband, Paul, and I were in private practice together more than 20 years.  We were determined to help people obtain a clearer vision of how to navigate the rough...

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Jun04
By Cosette BowlesFatherhood

Celebrating Fathers

Almost any man can father a child but being a dad in a child’s life is monumental!  More than 70 countries, from Argentina to Zambia will celebrate and honor fathers...

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May16
By Cosette BowlesIn The Press

Plugged in to DFW Interview

Founder and CEO Cosette Bowles and Charles Dillon, Director of Programs, featured on the local CBS affiliatePlugged in to DFW to discuss the importance of developing healthy families.

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May09
By Cosette BowlesFinances

ASF Provides Youth Career Opportunities

Anthem Strong Families (ASF) is helping Dallas youth to succeed with careers!  ASF along with 13 other collaborators and stakeholder groups are meeting a growing need in Dallas to prepare...

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