Safelight is a comprehensive nonprofit agency serving survivors of interpersonal violence and abuse (i. e. domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, elder abuse, and child abuse) in Henderson County, North Carolina. They offer a continuum of services that help survivors move from crisis to sustainability. These include the largest 24/7 emergency shelter and hotline for survivors in western NC, a counseling center with individual and support group services, an accredited child advocacy center with child medical exams and forensic interviews, a family advocacy center with legal, law enforcement and medical advocacy, a job training program and an outreach program for prevention and education in the community. All services are offered free of charge in a safe, secure, and nonjudgmental environment.
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