Expect Respect: New faces and fond farewells


December 16, 2021

Welcoming the newest members of SAFE’s Expect Respect team and saying farewell to the program’s former Senior Director and Educational Theatre Manager.

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The ugly truckling: A vehicle beautification project


November 18, 2021

This is a story about an ugly truck that was made beautiful by some incredible SAFE volunteers.

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Honoring the 2020 Victims of IPV


October 20, 2021

Each year during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Texas Council on Family Violence releases a report about the people who lost their lives at the hands of intimate partners. You can find the full report HERE. The 2020 report notes that there were 228 Texans by intimate partner violence in 2020, which is a 23% […]

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Monsters, Domestic Violence, and Safety Ninjas


October 20, 2021

Written by Vincent Tovar, Director of Community Education at The SAFE Alliance **This article first appeared in the United Way for Greater Austin Success by 6 Coalition Monthly Newsletter I’d like you to imagine yourself as a parent in the following scenario:   You and your partner have 3 kids under the age of 6. Recently, you […]

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SAFE has officially received accreditation!


September 23, 2021
Image description: A copy of the official document recognizing SAFE's accreditation through the Council on Accreditation. The top of the image shows the council's logo.

After two and a half years of diligent work by SAFE staff, we’re thrilled to announce that we have officially received accreditation!

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Instagram highlight: Sexual Assault Victims Advocacy week


September 23, 2021

Our Sexual Assault Victim Advocacy program took over SAFE’s Instagram for a week of topical, educational posts.

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Partnership highlight: Great minds Thinkery alike


August 20, 2021
Image description: A photograph of three young girls at the Thinkery children's museum.

One of the greatest opportunities a community can give its children is an enriching environment that promotes learning and growth. That’s why we’re honored to tell you about our community partner, Thinkery.

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Children’s Shelter a stepping stone toward a brighter future


August 19, 2021
Image description: A photo of a young, Asian boy looking at the camera. He has dark hair and a very faint smile. The background is a tan outdoors setting that is blurred by the depth of field.

Before coming to the SAFE Children’s Shelter, 10-year-old Silas had to take care of his younger brother and sister as best as he could.

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Now hiring—like RIGHT now


August 19, 2021
Image description: A photo of a Black/African-American woman smiling at the camera. She is wearing a yellow sweater and yellow headphones. The words "We're Hiring" is to the right of her in white text. The background is primarily red.

SAFE is hiring RIGHT NOW! We offer higher salaries and more flexible onboarding than ever before. Apply today!

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What our children are holding on to


August 12, 2021
Image description: A photo of a young boy holding a a pink bubble gun. The gun is producing little bubbles. The boy's back is to the camera.

We’re sending our children to their computers or campuses, but they are coming into this school year different than before COVID-19.

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