A Safe Place

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
MaLisa Umstead
Main Address:
PO Box 1271
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
A Safe Place
921 Princess St.
Suite 100
Wilmington, NC 28401

What We Do

We are an empowerment organization focusing on the prevention, advocacy and restoration for victims of sex trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation. We have a 24/7 hotline, Outreach Center, Emergency Shelter, Substance Abuse Counselor, Trauma Therapist, Life Skills Classes, Art Therapy, Equine Therapy and Jail Outreach Program.

Interesting Info

Since its inception in 2012, we have helped over 1000 victims. Our Emergency Shelter has provided safe housing for victims in crisis since January 2018.
Over 80% of our victims have a Substance Use Disorder and over 90% have prior sexual abuse
We are relational based and trauma-informed and work diligently to help our members feel safe both physically and emotionally.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Provide lunch on Wednesdays at 12:00
Repeats every week on Wednesday 52 times.
Wednesday, February 2nd, 2022
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Action and Awareness Training
Repeats on the last Tuesday of the month 12 times.
Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022
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