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 →
After only a year of serving as the first lady of Alabama, Diane Bentley gained some unique insight about domestic violence. She stated in an interview given to local media at the governor’s home, that domestic violence was something very foreign to her as she had been blessed with positive relationships throughout her life. It was after meeting two women who, in defending themselves from abusive husbands, had killed them and were serving time in prison that she said she gained a...
The Board of Directors of the Homeless Care Council of Northwest Alabama is pleased to announce the approval and ranking of grant applications to the Continuum of Care. After careful consideration based on objective criteria of the HCCNWA ranking process and regulations established by the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the following applications are approved for submission: Tier 1 1. Safeplace, Inc.: Supportive Housing and Services Project Tier 2 2. Florence...
Public Notice Department of Housing and Urban Development [Docket No. FR-5700-N-31B] Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for Fiscal Years 2013 and 2014 Continuum of Care Program Competition. Programs submitting grant submissions must be in compliance with the By-Laws of the Homeless Care Council of Northwest Alabama. The deadline to submit applications to the continuum is December 31, 2013. Read More →