Tahoe SAFE Alliance is dedicated to serving women, men, children and teens who are victims of intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and child abuse. If someone is hurting you, please call our emergency hotline at 800-736-1060. We are here to help everyone.
Our intervention services include the community’s only 24-hour Helpline, emergency shelter, information & referral, accompaniment, education, creation of a safety plan, legal advocacy, and therapy and support groups. We help you with short-term safety and work with you through the healing process to achieve empowerment. All services are provided in both English and Spanish.
Education. Our Advocates are trained to educate clients on intimate partner violence and sexual assault. Your advocate will help you identify and assess the danger of your situation.
Motivation. An advocate will offer options and suggestions to help you empower yourself! We will work with you, without judging you, to help you move towards a safe and productive life.
Protective Orders. An Advocate can help you get temporary protective/restraining orders (TRO) and create a safety plan for you and your family.
Offer Support. Our Advocates will help you to help yourself. An advocate will accompany you to courts, hospitals and law enforcement agencies. An Advocate can also refer you to our Legal Advocate who can assist you with the preparation of court documents.
Women’s Support Groups. Our Bilingual Advocates guide three women’s support groups each week. The Spanish groups are held in Incline Village at 3:30 p.m. on Mondays and in Truckee on Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. An English group is held in Truckee on Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. A Children’s Group is held along with the Women’s Support Group, so bring your kids!
Emergency 24-hour helpline. Call 1-800-736-1060 anytime to speak with trained staff and volunteers. Our offices in Kings Beach, Incline Village, and Truckee are open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We also have an advocate that accepts drop-ins at the Ride Out Community Center in Tahoe City.
Resources. Our Advocates have many resources to offer you. An advocate will help you seek out resources that are suitable for your needs.