No one deserves to be abused for any reason. You are not alone. Let us help you.

 

I’M IN DANGER

IF YOU ARE IN IMMEDIATE DANGER
CALL 911 FOR THE POLICE.

If you are on Nantucket, the police can call an advocate from A Safe Place to support and assist you at any time day or night.

If you have time to discuss your options, you can call any of these hotlines:

  • A Safe Place’s 24-hour hotline: 508-228-2111
    to speak to an advocate
  • SafeLink: 1-877-785-2020 
    the Massachusetts statewide hotline
  • The National Domestic Violence Hotline:
    1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

The Mission of A Safe Place

To work to eliminate domestic violence and sexual assault, and to empower every woman, man and child in the Nantucket community to live a life free from violence.

Services at A Safe Place are confidential and are available without regard to race, color, immigration status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.

Keep Informed

October was Domestic Violence Awareness month

October was Domestic Violence Awareness month

This year all of our Silent Witnesses featured tips on how to prevent and recognize Domestic Violence. 1. If you suspect ...

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Virtual Vigil

Virtual Vigil

Please take a moment to read and reflect on the names of those in Massachusetts who were victims of Domestic ...

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What is cyber bullying and what can we do about it?

What is cyber bullying and what can we do about it?

Bullying is a problem most of us witness in our lifetime.  Whether we are the bullied, the bully or an ...

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A Safe Place partners with the Nantucket License Plate Initiative

A Safe Place partners with the Nantucket License Plate Initiative

We have become a partner in the Nantucket License Plate initiative.  When you apply for the plate just note that ...

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A Safe Place 25th Anniversary Tree

History

A Safe Place, Inc. was founded in 1987 by five members of the Nantucket Women’s Bar Association. Since then, the ...

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