Part-time Victim Advocates Needed Victim Advocates needed to provide support and information to sexual assault victims in the hospital setting. Evening and weekend hours. Submit resumes to: SAFE Homes-Rape Crisis Coalition 236 Union St, Spartanburg, SC 29302 No Phone Calls Please EOE
SAFE Homes-Rape Crisis Coalition has received a grant for $7,980 from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints to replace sheets, blankets, towels, and comforters at the emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union Counties. They have also funded repairs to the roof and purchased food […]
Gaffney Police Department donated $780 for No Shave November, presented by Chief Chris Skinner and Assistant Chief Mike Segina, and the Blacksburg Police Department donated $380, presented by Sgt Mark Vanderburg to Lynn Hawkins, the Executive Director of Safe Home/Rape Crisis Coalition on December 20, 2018 at the Blacksburg Police Department.
According to the new Violence Policy Center (VPC) study When Men Murder Women: An Analysis of 2016 Homicide Data, South Carolina ranked sixth in the nation in the rate of women murdered by men, with a rate of 1.83 per 100,000. This annual study is released in advance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, which is recognized in […]
Our volunteer advocate program is one of the most crucial aspects of our organization. Volunteer advocates answer our 24/7 crisis hotline and accompany sexual assault victims at the hospital. These advocates help connect victims to our resources and to other resources in the community. If you are interested in joining this dedicated, talented team of […]
It’s that time of year again and we could really use your help. When you are out shopping for your child(ren), maybe you could pick up a couple extra supplies from our list. I know our kids would love to have new supplies to start this school year. Your contribution to their education can make all the difference. For more information just click on the school picture and you will see our list. Thank You 🙂
SAFE Homes – Rape Crisis Coalition 2017 Year End Statistics Report we assisted 2,565 adults and 1,273 children traumatized by domestic violence and sheltered 354 adults and children we assisted 315 direct and 141 indirect victims of sexual assault we provided 4,698 individual and 1,636 family therapy sessions for 624 people we also provided 232 […]
#SCSaysNoMore (Taken from SCCADVASA: SOUTH CAROLINA COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT) What is Intimate Partner Violence? The Center for Disease Control and Prevention defines intimate partner violence (IPV) as a serious, preventable public health problem that affects millions of Americans. The term “intimate partner violence” describes physical, sexual, or psychological harm by a […]
We are a non-profit organization serving victims of domestic violence and their dependent children in Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union counties, and victims of sexual assault in Spartanburg and Cherokee counties.
Have a question? Want to learn more about our services? Looking to volunteer? If so, leave us a message or call our offices M-F ~ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.
If you need immediate assistance please call our 24-hour crisis line @ 864.583.9803. All calls are confidential.
If this is an emergency, please dial 911.