FirstService Residential: Help Victims of Trauma and Abuse through The SAFE Alliance Basic Needs Drive
February 3 - February 26
FirstService Residential Austin, TX is conducting a drive to collect items for The SAFE Alliance (The Stop Abuse for Everyone Alliance) from February 3rd to February 26th. The SAFE Alliance is a merger of Austin Children’s Shelter and SafePlace, both long-standing and respected human service agencies in Austin serving the survivors of child abuse, sexual assault and exploitation, and domestic violence. The SAFE Alliance provides comprehensive services to survivors of trauma and abuse. They advocate for improved response systems for those whose lives are touched by violence and abuse while working to create just and safe communities. They provide housing, healing and support via the Austin Children’s Shelter and SAFE campuses. The Austin team is requesting the following items to assist with basic needs in the facilities: • Shampoo, conditioner, body wash, lotion• Brushes, hair accessories, and hair products• OTC medications (vitamins, aspirin, allergy)• Sizes 4, 5, & 6 diapers, pull-ups, and baby wipes• Toddler meals & snacks• Pantry items (boxed meals, canned meat, cereal)• Individually packaged snacks (granola bars, fruit bars, etc)• Toiler paper, paper towels, & tissue Austin’s Lakeway office will collect all items and drop off at the facility at the completion of the drive.