A Safe Place is the sole provider of services exclusively addressing domestic violence in Lake County, Illinois. Through multi-faceted programs we assist victims in transforming their lives after domestic violence, prevent future abuse by addressing its root cause through abuser intervention programs, and educate the community about domestic violence and how we can all be involved in its end.
A Safe Place is the leading advocate for eliminating domestic violence in northern Illinois.
We will lead the nation in breaking the cycle of violence, thus creating safe and healthy communities.
A Safe Place provides emergency shelter, affordable housing, advocacy, and individual and group supportive services to abused women in transition and their children; intervention services for abusers to learn accountability for their choices and actions; and education programs to build awareness of domestic violence among professionals who encounter survivors and abusers, students in classrooms, and the community-at-large.