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Survivor Empowerment Center

The Survivor Empowerment Center provides a safe and secure environment for southern Illinois domestic violence survivors and their children.

The Center provides free, confidential services around-the-clock, 365 days a year to domestic and sexual violence survivors. Women, men, adolescents and children from Franklin, Jackson, Johnson, Perry, Saline, Williamson, Union and Gallatin counties are welcome.

Help includes:

  • A 24/7 hotline
  • A safe place/shelter away from an abuser
  • Counseling
  • Education and training
  • Assistance through medical, reporting and legal procedures