October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month!!!

DV purple ribbon transparentThis October we want to know what YOU think! We want to know what domestic violence looks like to you, how you might talk to a survivor and what you might say to start a conversation about domestic violence…


socialmediatoolsTake a second to answer the questions below and send your response to brittp@safeplaceolympia.org with #OlyDVAM in the subject line. We’re all about confidentiality here at SafePlace but you can use this service if you prefer to remain totally anonymous. We’ll post the answers on our facebook and twitter feeds throughout the month. Help us raise awareness and change the world one conversation at a time!

  • What do you think domestic violence looks like?
  • What’s one thing you can say to start a conversation about domestic violence and/or healthy relationships?
  • What’s one thing you can say to someone you love who is experiencing domestic violence?
  • What does a healthy relationship look like to you?

Come join us for Arts Walk October 3rd and 4th!!

We will be displaying artwork from survivors and talking about how to get involved in the work of creating a safer and healthier Thurston County!

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