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What is Human Trafficking? Human trafficking is modern-day slavery and involves the use of force, fraud, or coercion to obtain some type of labor or commercial sex act. Every year, millions of men, women, and children are trafficked in countries around the world, including the United States. It is estimated that human trafficking generates many billions of dollars of profit per year, second only to…

Spread Safety, Options, and Hope in Your Community This Holiday Season!

Since 1979, Someplace Safe has been committed to building safer, healthier communities for victims and survivors of crime in West Central Minnesota. The impact of Someplace Safe’s work on the individuals and families of our communities is truly incredible. Someplace Safe is here for victims and survivors of crime, no matter what the need. Trained staff and volunteers will assist in filling out a protection…

In this season of giving thanks, Someplace Safe would like to thank YOU, our generous supporters.

In this season of giving thanks, Someplace Safe would like to thank YOU, our generous supporters, for helping to create safer families and safer communities for all: “I felt comfortable…I felt I was listened to and validated.” “…Having someone to talk to about my situation without being judged.” “The feeling that someone was there that understood what I was going through without judgment”…

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month: How will you get involved in ending violence in your community?

Domestic violence is prevalent in every community and affects all people regardless of age, marital status, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, gender, race, religion, or nationality. In fact, 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men have been physically abused by an intimate partner. National Domestic Violence Awareness Month is observed each year as a way to honor victims and survivors, as well connect…

​September is National Campus Safety Awareness Month!

With the coming of the new academic year, students across our area have headed off to colleges and universities both close to home and far away. No matter where the campus is located, safety should be a priority for students, faculty, and parents alike. In preparation for the beginning the new academic year, it is important for new and returning students to review the safety information of the college…

​August is Back to School Safety Month!

As long summer days come to an end, children across our communities will head back to school. Help make your child’s school year a success with these safety tips: Transportation Safety:Whether children walk, ride their bicycle or take the bus to school, it is extremely important that they take proper safety precautions. Here are some tips to make sure your child safely travels to school. Walking…

Someplace Safe Thrift Stores

Existing as viable cornerstones to raise funds and awareness for Someplace Safe services, engage communities, recycle usable goods, and provide employment and volunteer opportunities. The Someplace Safe Thrift Stores, located in Alexandria and Morris, provide a multitude of benefits and services to the individuals and families of our communities! The stores provide an affordable option for community…

June is National Safety Month

JUNE IS NATIONAL SAFETY MONTH!Observed annually in June, National Safety Month raises awareness of what it takes to keep each other safe, as well as focuses on reducing the leading causes of injury and death at work, on the roads, and in our homes and communities. Crime takes place in every community, making it imperative to take safety precautions in everyday life. Did you know, in 2014 U.S. residents…

May is Supervised Visitation Month!

For nearly 25 years, Someplace Safe Parenting Time Centers have been providing children in West Central Minnesota the opportunity to have meaningful time with their parents and other significant adults in their lives. Parenting Time Center wishes to meet the unique needs of all families and offers a variety of services, which include: supervised parenting times, safe exchanges, contact exchanges, supervised…

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month:

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February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

Monday 02/01/2021Unhealthy, abusive, or violent relationships can have severe short-term and long-term consequences on developing teens.

January is National Stalking Awareness Month

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Give the Gift of Hope this Holiday Season.

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