• National Crime Victims’ Rights Week: Kickoff Breakfast

    • Posted on 5 March, 2019
    Over 80 advocates, service providers, caregivers, law enforcement officers and more attended the National Crime Victims' Rights Week Kick-Off Breakfast at the Southeast Missouri State University River Campus in Cape Girardeau. The Safe House for Women earned a grant from the Department of Justice and partnered with Voices for Children and Beacon Health Center to host a [...] Read More
  • National Crime Victims’ Rights Week: Task Force Meeting

    • Posted on 5 March, 2019
    Sharae Honeycutt shared her story about the importance of advocacy on behalf of Voices for Children, for National Crime Victims Rights Week task force meeting. "Empowerment is one of the greatest gifts you can give someone," said Honeycutt. "You give them love, strength and freedom." Honeycutt is a reporter for KFVS12 and volunteers with Voices [...] Read More
  • Volunteer Spotlight

    • Posted on 5 March, 2019
    Volunteer Spotlight Volunteers are the lifeblood of any organization and the Safe House for Women is fortunate to have a committed group who love serving at the Thrift Store and other events. A sense of camaraderie, serving the community and supporting the Safe House's cause to help victims of domestic and sexual violence and build [...] Read More
  • National Crime Victims’ Rights Week: Victims’ Ceremony

    • Posted on 5 March, 2019
    Described by an attendee as "comforting," the 13th annual Victims' Ceremony at Cape Girardeau County Park North was held for families, law enforcement, survivors, friends and more to remember and honor those affected by crime. "Being a victim puts you in a difficult place in life," said Beth Garoutte, victim advocate for Cape Girardeau County Prosecuting [...] Read More