Here are just 10 of the many ways your tax-deductible gift makes a difference. Your support makes it possible each year for DC SAFE to:
1. Assist over 1,500 victims in crisis who contact our 24-hour Response Line for help after a violent incident;
2. House over 300 families who have no safe place to go immediately after a violent incident;
3. Draft over 3,000 petitions for Temporary and Civil Protection Orders for victims applying for relief from the Court;
4. Provide over 4,500 safety plans to ensure that victims know how to keep themselves and their children safe from future abuse;
5. Refer 1,500 victims to free legal representation for protection order, family law, and immigration cases.
6. Teach over 3,500 victims of domestic violence how to represent themselves in court;
7. Secure over 75 families’ homes with lock changes 24 hours a day to ensure immediate safety;
8. Assist over 300 Spanish speaking victims of domestic violence through our Spanish language ACCION Respones Line.
9. Accompany over 2,000 survivors of domestic violence to court hearings to provide information and support;
10. Provide enhanced services to over 700 victims at high risk for re-assault or homicide through our Lethality Assessment Project.
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