SAFE, Inc. of Transylvania County is a non-profit organization dedicated to creating a community free from domestic and sexual abuse. They lead the community in eliminating domestic and sexual abuse through support, prevention and outreach. The SAFE team knows that ending domestic and sexual abuse builds stronger families, stronger economies and overall stronger and safer communities. SAFE wants to ensure all victims of domestic violence and sexual assault can find safety, be treated with dignity and respect, and get access to the opportunities and services they need to create long lasting changes that will result in a life free of domestic and sexual abuse. Ultimately, SAFE wants create a positive, safe community that makes ending domestic abuse and violence a priority and is consistently engaged in prevention, advocacy, and education. With the help of Lake Toxaway Charities, who have helped SAFE immensely, victims of sexual abuse and domestic violence are able to seek shelter at SAFE and get the support they need from our staff to help ensure a safe and positive environment for their families.
Learn More: http://safetransylvania.org/
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