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Upcoming Events


October 19

15th Annual Take a Stand Against Domestic Violence - Alexandria

stay tuned for COVID-19 related updates


October 20

21st Annual Domestic Violence Awareness Luncheon, Alexandria

stay tuned for COVID-19 related updates


October 20

Conquering Fear of Violence Course

Alexandria, MN


October 21

2nd Annual Soup Lunch Fundraiser - Elbow Lake

Knotty Pine Bar & Grill, Elbow Lake

Someplace Safe works to create safer communities in West Central Minnesota by providing high quality crime victim services.

Someplace Safe is a nonprofit agency offering a myriad of services to victims and survivors of crime, families, and communities in a nine-county region in West Central Minnesota. Over 4,000 unduplicated local victims of crime are provided services each year through ten Advocacy Offices, five Parenting Time Centers, and two Thrift Stores located in Big Stone, Douglas, Grant, Otter Tail, Pope, Stevens, Traverse, Wadena, and Wilkin Counties.

Someplace Safe works to assist victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, sexual exploitation, sex trafficking, labor trafficking, and other crimes (including; stalking, elder abuse, identity theft, robbery, theft, etc.), as they navigate the social, emotional and economic impacts they face as victims on the path to becoming survivors.

Accessible services are available to all clients. Accessibility including interpreters (foreign language and DHH), live chat, and text.

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We serve families through our parenting time centers. These services include safe exchanges, supervised parenting time, phone calls and Skype, contact exchanges and scheduling.

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