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Communications Department - 512.797.3401 (cell)

News: 2013

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

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


Rape Awareness and Prevention Week Brings Dialogue to Local Campuses (3/17/14)

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.

2013: Spring 2013 | Fall 2013

2012: Spring 2012 | Fall 2012

2011: Summer 2011 | Fall 2011