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Southwest Austin Volunteer Guide 2015
Community Impact Newspaper, December 17

12 ways to give back in Austin this holiday season
CultureMap Austin, November 30

Sleep Experts and Girl Scouts Kick Off 11th Annual Share the Warmth Blanket Drive
PRWeb, October 29

Advocates say ‘No More! ¡No Mas!’ to domestic violence
KXAN, October 25

Domestic Violence Rally, 10.25.14
Austin American Statesman, October 25

Men need to speak up against violence
Austin American Statesman, September 16

UT, pro athlete suspensions spark conversation on dating violence
KVUE, September 12

Trashy Art for Cleaner Creeks
TWC News, September 4

Trash dumped in creek transformed into flower art
KXAN, September 4

Waller Creek art exhibit promotes litter-free Austin
Community Impact, September 4

How UT Got it Right on Sexual Assault, August 4

Ray Rice gets a two-day game suspension
Fox 7, July 25

Suspect in murder-suicide identified
Fox 7, July 16

How Mendes Middle School Cut Teen Pregnancies Down to Zero
KUT, May 9

Teaching Positive Masculinity
The Atlantic, May 19

SafePlace Walk honors family that meant so much to Luci Baines Johnson
Austin American-Statesman, February 21



Biden casts light on domestic violence 
Austin American-Statesman, November 2

Eat.Drink.Empower. a Rousing Success
Austin Chronicle, August 27

Teen dating violence on the rise; girls both victims and abusers
Fox 7, August 21

Eat.Drink.Empower Dinner Benefits SafePlace
Austin Chronicle, August 19

New Facility Helps Troubled Families
KXAN, May 15th

New Center Can Supervise Court-Ordered Visits
KUT, May 15th

Planet Safe Joins Downtown Austin
KVUE, May 15th

SafePlace and Austin Children’s Shelter Start LIFT Alliance
Austinist, January 15th

Austin Children’s Shelter and SafePlace team up to help families and children
Austin American-Statesman, January 15th


Press Releases


Press Release: SafePlace Grows Supportive Housing Program with $25,000 Walmart Donation

Press Release: Rape Awareness and Prevention Week Brings Dialogue to Local Campuses

Press Release: Illuminate Austin Event to Bring Community Together in Support of SafePlace Services (1/21/14)


Press Release: SafePlace goes to Kenya (8/27/13)

Press Release: Travis County and SafePlace Team Up To Open PlanetSafe (5/9/13)

Press Release: Austin Children’s Shelter and SafePlace Form the LIFT Alliance to Prevent Violence in Families and Intimate Relationships (1/15/13)


Vision & Voice Newsletter

Updates the community on what is happening in the agency and takes a look at issues that impact the lives of survivors, their support networks and the community. The bi-annual newsletter is available as a traditional print newsletter (delivered to your mailbox).  If you would like to receive our print newsletter, please email a request to be added to our mailing list.

2015: Spring 2015

2014: Spring 2014 | Fall 2014

2013: Spring 2013 | Fall 2013

2012: Spring 2012 | Fall 2012

2011: Summer 2011 | Fall 2011

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