Becoming a Safeplace Hero may be as easy as passing the hat with your service organization or selling Lemon Aid on a hot day. We welcome your fund raising ideas and hope that you’ll take the challenge of helping us provide services to the victims of family violence throughout Northwest Alabama.
Volunteers are very special to Safeplace. With limited staff and six rural counties to serve, they often provide that much needed link to services that we would not be able to provide otherwise
Our Help Line is open 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week. There is a kind voice and willing listener to help you weigh your options and chart your course. Call 256-767-6210 or 1-800-550-9215. One of the goals of our Help Line is to provide you with the information you need to make good choices. […]
Our families have many needs. We know that there are Safeplace supporters who want to choose their own gifts. One way that could make this much easier is to use our Wishlist on Amazon.com. The items are shipped directly to our public mailbox. If this is not an option for you, please look over our list below. If you interested in making a donation, contact our administrative office at 256-767-3076 to arrange a time for pick up or delivery. Thank you in advance for thinking of our families. Read More →
Calling all elves, Calling all elves! The Safeplace Christmas Wish List is ready for your perusal. It’s always exciting around here at Christmas, much like a big house filled with children trying their best to be good. But as good as they are, we are going to need help. Please join us in trying to make this holiday season a happy and peaceful time. Every child deserves to experience the joy of the season and happy memories to last them a lifetime. HO, HO, HO!!! Merry Christmas. Read More →
Recently, Safeplace was given the opportunity to thank our volunteers with the help of Dale’s Steakhouse in Florence. The owners and staff of Dales hosted a Volunteer Appreciation Banquet for our volunteers in October. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It seemed like the perfect time to let the Safeplace volunteers know how important what they do for families throughout the year is, not only to our staff, but to the community as a whole. One of the best things about...
One of the blessings of being a parent is being able to provide your child with fun and happy experiences. You know that your are building memories with each special event, trip to the pool or summer picnic. We at Safeplace have been blessed beyond measure by a community of supporters who also want the same experiences for the families who seek shelter. One example of this is our annual picnic. The children who temporarily call Safeplace home during the summer months receive a annual...