Safe Alliance provides hope and healing to those impacted by domestic violence and sexual assault in Charlotte-Mecklenburg. We offer a continuum of programs and services for survivors and their non-offending loved ones, including: -Greater Charlotte Hope Line (980.771.4673): This free, safe, confidential hotline is available 24/7 for Mecklenburg County survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault as well as parents in need of support. -Clyde & Ethel Dickson Domestic Violence Shelter: Our shelter serves Mecklenburg County residents in imminent danger ready to escape from a domestic violence situation. -Victim Assistance Court Program: This program assists victims of domestic violence and sexual assault who are seeking to file or renew 50B and 50C protection orders. Other services include safety planning, crisis intervention, court accompaniment, and domestic violence support groups for adults and children. -Sexual Trauma Resource Center: The center provides a continuum of services for survivors of sexual assault or abuse, including counseling services (remote or in-person); safety planning; crisis intervention; and support groups for adults and children. -Lake Norman services: We also offer crisis services (like those listed above) at our office located within the Lake Norman community.
- In FY21, the Greater Charlotte Hope Line received 8,637 calls.
- Victim Assistance Court Program advocates accompanied clients to court 1,348 times in FY21.
- In FY21, our Sexual Trauma Resource Center provided counseling to 214 clients.