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Together we can Be Ambassadors
of Hope
Together we can Restore Faith &
Together we can Build Trust &
Together we can Build the

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Helping Women in Crisis

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She's Crying Out for Help

Who Will Help Her?

One in four women (22.3%) have been the victim of severe physical violence by an intimate partner.

Source: National Coalition Against Domestic Violence:  Statistics:  Breiding MJ, Smith SG, Basile KC, Walters ML, Chen J, Merrick MT. Prevalence and Characteristics of Sexual Violence, Stalking, and Intimate Partner Violence Victimization—National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey, United States, 2011. MMWR 2014; 63(SS-8): 1-18.

Our Mission


Restoration Ranch Texas™ is a Christ-centered residential ranch program for women in crisis built around three stages of customized care.

**Restoration Ranch Texas™ seeks to provide for female students regardless of ability to pay. Restoration Ranch Texas™ does not discriminate or hold a bias against people of a certain age, race, religion, socio-economic, or educational background.

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Nothing can compare to the job I now hold in women’s ministry. I am so blessed God put me in such a position. I have grown stronger in my walk with Him and deeper in my understanding of just who God is.


My newfound relationship and trust in God have completely turned my life around. It’s because of programs like this one, that I was able to finally heal from my past and look forward to my future.


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Thunderbirds Flyover Salutes those on Frontlines of COVID-19

By LYNETTE HAALAND, Four Points News Republished by Permission U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds saluted essential workers in Austin with a flyover of F-16 Fighting Falcons on Wednesday afternoon. Retired Thunderbird Fred Erickson of Steiner Ranch watched with his wife Fran along with countless others across the city. The event was to honor frontline workers and health care professionals serving in…

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Why Central Texas Needs Restoration Ranch, TX

Family violence, drug addiction, incarceration, and sex trafficking are prevalent in the Austin, TX area (Travis County and Williamson County) as reported by Travis County, TX  and Williamson County, TX websites.  The combined areas report a population of around 1.7 million people as of 2019 with a combined poverty rate of 20.87%. Travis and Williamson County faces significant community challenges…

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Human Sex Trafficking Almost Claimed My Daughter

by Scott Jenkins (used by permission) When you hear the words “human trafficking,” what comes to mind? Do you understand how terrible it is, but still think to yourself “that’s not something really impacting me personally”? Maybe it is, and you don’t know it because we are not talking about it enough. What I am about to tell you is…

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Our Leadership

our team

We are blessed to have Leadership at Restoration Ranch, Texas™ comprised of a team who not only contribute to the business and structure of the organization but who truly have a heart for women in crisis.

Jenifer Wakefield

Founder & Executive Director

Fred Erickson

Chairman, Board of Directors

Helen Edwards

Board Member

Pam Williams Rush

Board Member

Kelly McDaniel

Board Member

Bill Bebee

Board Member

Dr. Danny Forshee

Board Member

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