"Helping hurting families heal, from traumatic experiences"

Our Team

Masters at serving our community in a trauma informed way

Karen Gonzalez

Founder/Executive Director
Certified trauma informed educator
Healing Art Leader

Karen is a survivor of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse and these experiences prompted her to create Helping Hands Resource Center. She is certified through Echo Parenting and Education as a trauma-informed nonviolent parent educator. She is also trained as a healing art leader and a wellness advocate. 

Diana Olarte

Outreach Ambassador 
 Diana engages community with violence prevention efforts in a trauma informed way.Helps with events and support groups. A Survivor of domestic violence.

Michelle Solares

Children Healing Art Leader

Michelle leads the children's lounge and helps the children process their trauma. Her loving and kind ways makes her leadership unique and effective.


Kimberly Gomez

Children Art Leader

Kimberly has been volunteering in our children art groups for the past few years. We are so thankful for the way she selflessly serves with her whole heart. 

Laila Gonzalez


Laila has been advocating for survivors in the faith base community. She helps with our yearly event. Her and her family have become sponsors of our programs. 

Karen Revelo

Donation Coordinator 

Karen has a compassionate and giving heart. She helps our clients with their needs in our donation closet.

Check out the interview with our founder
"As the founder of Helping Hands Resource Center I have made sure we give survivors the love and compassion they deserve"