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SAFE offers survivors of domestic and sexual violence
options for safety, empowerment, healing and hope. 

Here are some comments from recent SAFE clients. 
If you need us, we're here for you 24-7 at 838-SAFE (336-838-7233). 
  •   “Thank you so much.  You’ll never know how much you all have helped me! God Bless!”  
  • “The staff has been great and helped me every step of the way. I love them all. SAFE is a wonderful place to learn how to be reliant on one’s self and have self worth and realize there is life after abuse.”
  • “The staff made us feel like family. They really care about you and your needs. It’s not just their job. We’re real people (to them), not just a number.”
  • “I honestly, at this moment, cannot find the words to express my appreciation and gratitude for the support I have received during my stay. These ladies have ‘tough love’ and discernment, something missing and needed in my life. Thank you so very much!”
  • “I felt there was a great open-door policy and the staff was very helpful. SAFE has taught me that I don’t need to stay in an abusive relationship. (SAFE is) a great place to come to get out of an abusive situation.”
  • “It was wonderful and I knew that I was truly safe. I got help from legal issues and the other women comforted me about the issues I had. For the help I received here at the shelter and SAFE, I’m confident I can move on from my abusive relationship and live a happier life. My child was very well received, he loved all the attention he got.”
  • “It was like a home, not a shelter. The staff was extremely supportive, kind and understanding. They made me comfortable and at ease. The shelter is a good transition place to gather your thoughts and get positive feedback.”
  • “SAFE does help very much. I’m starting to feel more independent.”
  • “Thank you for your love and kindness. SAFE is a good place for women to go.”

SAFE Crisis Line
(336) 838-SAFE (7233)
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National Sexual Assault Hotline
(800) 656-HOPE (8255)
 
National Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 799-SAFE (7233)
 
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline
(866) 331-9474 
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