A take on Time’s Person of the Year — ‘The world is listening’


December 11, 2017

Energy is spreading between survivors, through offices, entire cities, and across continents. It is an overwhelming, energizing, exhausting, important time.

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Another one bites the dust


November 30, 2017

Is this a flash in the pan, or will sexual harassment and assault slide back into complacency and dark corners? This is a door that should never be closed.

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Take action to make a difference


November 9, 2017

The connection between domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse, and mass shootings will become more acute unless we all take action to stop the cycle

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SAFE statement: Domestic violence tied to Sutherland Springs shooting


November 6, 2017

Domestic violence is often a warning sign for mass shootings. Various forms of violence overlap and intersect rather than occur independently.

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Ending a violent relationship ≠ end of violence


October 27, 2017

An Austin man was charged with criminal solicitation to commit murder. The ex-girlfriend had been in an abusive relationship with the man before leaving.

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Me Too


October 17, 2017

Accounts of sexual assaults can be reminders of the traumas survivors have worked so hard to manage. SAFE staff are here to listen, believe, and help.

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SAFE stands with survivors of sexual assault and harassment


October 12, 2017

For survivors, the recent news around sexual harassment and sexual assault in Hollywood may strike a nerve. Please know that SAFE is here to support you.

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Student athletes raise awareness through Purple Ribbon Campaign


September 29, 2017

Student athletes are raising awareness about domestic violence through the Purple Ribbon Campaign.

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TEAM FX races to end child abuse


September 6, 2017

TEAM FX is raising money for SAFE’s children’s shelter services while training for the Austin Marathon.

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Tell Council Members to support a budget that helps survivors heal


August 25, 2017

SAFE is asking for your immediate help to make sure Austin City Council takes action to prioritize the needs of sexual assault survivors in our city. 

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