SAFE: Safety for Animals and Families in Emergencies
SAFE's Mission: To provide temporary, emergency care and placement for the companion animals of victims of violence and families in emergencies.
-SAFE assists people seeking safety from violence by providing an alternative to giving up a beloved pet, or leaving a pet behind in a potentially dangerous situation.
-SAFE places pets in temporary care with compassionate, dedicated caregivers until the owner can safely reclaim their pets.
-SAFE provides a Safety Plan to help people in family violence situations be prepared.
-SAFE provides public education on the connection between cruelty to animals interpersonal violence, child abuse and abuse of the elderly.
-SAFE is not an animal rescue group or animal shelter organization. SAFE provides a temporary solution for people finding themselves in need of short-term assistance and who plan on being reunited with their beloved pets.