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The $5 Give Club: Safe Space Inc.

The $5 Give Club Where they believe giving together with small amounts can make a big impact. This month, the generosity of the $5 Give Club impacted Safe Space, a non-profit that is battling against and providing resources for those affected by domestic violence and sexual assault.   Help Us Spread The Word

The Power of Sharing: Coastal Federal Credit Union Award

Hometown Hero Award On May 24th, 2018, the Coastal Credit Union Foundation hosted The Power of Sharing Gala. This award celebration showcased amazing non-profits where Safe Space, Inc. was awarded the “Hometown Hero Award” for working to make our community stronger.   Here are 2018’s The Power of Sharing winners: ———————————————————————————————— Power of Sharing Business…

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Interview

Safe Space Domestic Violence for the prevention of Domestic Violence   Safe Space in action during domestic violence awareness month interview with Michelle Williams and Lakeisha Jordan: Victims speak out against violence.   Help Us Spread The Word

Jim Grove Receives Governor’s Medalian

Franklin County Commissioners recognized the Governor’s Medallion Award winner Mr. Jim Grove, a recipient of one of the states top honors for volunteer service for his years of commitment and volunteerism at Safe Space, Inc. Safe Space Executive Director, Monica McInnis, MSW presented Mr. Grove with the Governor’s Medallion Award. Since the doors of Safe…

Impact and Efforts: 2017 Statistical Data

Safe Space impact and efforts to Franklin County Statistical Data January 2017-December 2017 Safe Space served 752 new clients of those 729 were provided comprehensive DV services and 23 were provided sexual assault services. Keep in mind that these services were provided by our three full time advocates. In addition to the 752 new clients, we also provided: 55 people…

Safe Space Launches Support Group

Beginning in January 2018, Safe Space launched a domestic violence support group for victims of domestic violence. The support group meets every other week at an undisclosed location, for the safety of all those who attend. There is a group for women that is run by a licensed therapist and a children’s group for kids age…

Safe Space Advocates Spread Awareness About Teen Dating Violence

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month! To spread awareness, advocates from Safe Space visited local schools to encourage safe dating practices. Students were encouraged to take a stand against teen dating violence and sign a pledge agreeing to refrain from engaging in and to advocate against teen dating violence. Advocates visited Franklinton High School where students…

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Safe Space and Vance-Granville Community College Team Up Against Sexual Assault

Safe Space and Vance-Granville Community College – Franklin County Campus teamed up to spread awareness for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Vance-Granville Community College – Franklin County Campus posted signs on their campus to spread awareness about sexual assault. When it comes to sexual assault: IT’S TIME TO TALK…