Of Salmon, spirits, silence, and steam: a study of sexual violence in rural alaska


The members of SAFE play a very important role in our organization. Become a member today & help us make a difference.

The mission of SAFE is to provide individual and system advocacy that prevents, reduces, and eliminates interpersonal violence in Bristol Bay Alaska.

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SAFE is in Dillingham, Alaska, USA, and is Bristol Bay's shelter, prevention, and advocacy agency for domestic violence and sexual assault victims. Dillingham (2400 people) is a hub for dozens of surrounding villages in Bristol Bay, and SAFE has a geographic service area  the size of Ohio.



 Membership Meeting

 SAFE's Board of Directors invites the public to attend monthly board meetings in SAFE's SISTR Room. The next meeting is on August 7 at 5:30 pm.

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Jim Jones, former SAFE Board of Directors member and president, passed away June 25, 2017, in New Mexico.​
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Dr. Jeremy Braithwaite presented his thesis November 15-17, 2016, at SAFE.  Jeremy's thesis was based on interviews with adult survivors of sexual violence in Bristol Bay. 

​​​Check back for the most current K. Janie Hill Memorial Award Nomination Form (only SAFE members may submit nominations)

October 11 at 5 pm in the SISTR Room.

To become a Member you may fill out the form at our Tabling events this Summer, Come by the office, or by clicking the link below.


K. Janie Hill Memorial Award

SAFE Board Meeting

Safe and Fear-free Environment, Inc. (SAFE)


In Memory