Safe Places Little Rock

Rating: 4.82 stars   98 reviews


1609 Broadway Little Rock AR 72206 USA


The mission of Safe Places is to create communities where every child is protected, every home is a safe place, and where every person can live a life free from violence.


Results to date: For almost ten years, we have sustained this organization and provided thousands of much-needed services in the community.

Target demographics:

child and adult victims of violence and abuse

Direct beneficiaries per year:

Direct beneficiaries per year: 2,500+

Geographic areas served:



Weekly violence prevention and Transforming Anger educational groups for children ages 4-12 and for adolescents at risk for victimization and/or offending behavior held at various community locations, including the juvenile detention facility, Boys and Girl's Clubs, afterschool youth programs, schools, and faith communities. These programs served more than 1,200 children in 2007. Trauma-focused therapy for child and adolescent victims of sexual abuse as well as for chidren exposed to family, school, and/or community violence. Support Groups for victims of violence Training in violence prevention and intervention for faith communities and clergy served more than 200 faith communities in 2006.

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Rating: 5 stars  

Dear Friend,

On April 14th, 2014, two years ago, over 276 school girls were
kidnapped from their dormitory by the terrorist group Boko Haram.
These girls were studying for their exams and in the middle of the
night armed men ripped them from their beds, and most of these girls
are predominantly Christians in northern Nigeria.

Educated girls will save the world and now we must save them. The
future of Nigeria and the world depends on the rescue of all of these
girls and the stabilization of the country.

It is unconscionable for World leaders to be silent any longer. We
want you to demand that the Nigerian Government take action and rescue
the Chibok girls from the hands of these dreaded terrorist group.

The government of the day is currently doing nothing about saving these girls.

We urgently need your contributions, donations, support, efforts and
actions to speed up our effort to rescue and save these 276 girls NOW.
No amount of assistance, donation,support and effort is too small at this point in need to rescue our girls.

Hadiza Bala Usman
Coordinator Bring Back Our Girls

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Rating: 5 stars  

This is my second term as a Board Member. I am honored to assist this wonderfun organization change the lives of individuals. The staff are committed, dedicated and persistent in their endeavor to stop the violance for everyone. Kathy Findley, Founder & Director had a vision and continues to make every attenpt to attain the vision of help for victoms of violance. This is a charity that is worth your donation.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I have seen the results with clients through the assistance from Safe Places

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

There are no changes this organization need to make. The only change needed is funding to assist clients.

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Rating: 5 stars  

Safe places does so much good in this community, especially for women and their children who are fleeing from an abusive situation.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

Seeing people I personally know receive the help they need.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would build an endowment for the organization.

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Rating: 5 stars  

Safe Places works hard to make the community a better place and to help women take back their lives and care for their children.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

Seeing and hearing about the many stories of hope form their clients.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Create an endowment to make sure the organization has a future.

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Role: Board Member
Rating: 5 stars  

Safe Places is an incredible organization that serves child and adult victims of violence. When someone who has been hurt seeks out their help, the staff is present with them all the way, for as long as they need help. From the time a person is victimized, through the time of trauma, to what is sometimes very difficult court situations, the Safe Places staff is there to help and to stand up for the rights of the victim.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

watching the staff interact with people in so many situations.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Find a way to increase staff to meet the community's need.

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