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DV Network Participation

Safe Places staff has been participating in the Domestic Violence Network for the last few years. This is a monthly meeting where domestic violence professionals throughout Fairfax County come together and meet regarding various needs in the community. Trainings have been held

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Fiscal Year 2015 Stats Just In!

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2015 Point-in-Time Count

On January 28, 2016 Safe Places housed 53 individuals who were composed of 16 households.

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Staff Training Updates

Staff has attended the Office on Violence Against Women’s Transitional Housing Assistance Program’s grantee orientation, held in Arlington, VA. This training focused on grant requirements, voluntary services, confidentiality, budget management, and serving survivors of sexual assault   Safe Places staff

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Share A Haircut Campaign

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On February 2nd and 3rd, when any client (adult or child) purchases a haircut at Hair Cuttery, theywill match that haircut by donating a free haircut certificate to Safe Places. On February 4th, they will tally how many haircuts were purchased in

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Holiday Celebrations

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The Safe Places program held its Annual Holiday Party in December for all program participants to attend.

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Toys for All!

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Safe Places staff attended the Penn Daw Fire Stations’ annual Toy Drive.

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Housing Updates

Two clients were selected for public housing – this is unheard of!!

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Thanksgiving with Safe Places!

Every Safe Places family was provided with a complete Thanksgiving dinner.

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Safe Places Receives Wells Fargo Funding

Safe Places receives grant from Wells Fargo Foundation!

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