Safety and Self-Determination for Survivors of Domestic Violence


DC SAFE is the only 24/7 crisis intervention agency for domestic violence in Washington, DC. Our mission is to ensure the safety and self-determination of domestic violence survivors through emergency services, court advocacy, and system reform.

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Our Mission and Philosophy

Find out about our organization’s
mission, methods, and impact.


Coming soon: SAFE Space crisis shelter

Ready to take the next step with us? Learn more about our latest project—constructing a brand new multi-use emergency shelter for domestic violence victims and their families.


In need of our services?

If you are a survivor of domestic violence in need of our services, please click below to learn more about how to get connected to a DC SAFE Advocate.