About Abuse

Recognizing Abuse

Abuse can happen to anyone, regardless of age, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, class or race. This is why SAFE is committed to serving all survivors equitably and with dignity and respect.

On average, 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States. National Statistics from the 2010 CDC National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey

Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking are coercive and can begin slowly and subtly. If any of this information raises questions or feels familiar, trust your instincts and please feel free to contact us.