• Always carry money on you for a phone or taxi.
  • Know the exact plans for a date and your expected time of return, then inform a parent, room mate, or friend.
  • Your ability to react under the influence of alcohol and drugs is reduced.
  • NEVER let a stranger bring you a drink or leave your drink unattended.

       Shelter Agencies for Families in EastTexas
             24 Hour Hotline:(903) 575-9999   
                    SAFE-T is dedicated to building safe and healthy 
                       families through educational programs 
                                    and professional trainings.


McDonald's Cookie Sales
- Every Wednesday during the month of March the Mt. Pleasant McDonald’s will donate 50% of cookie sales to Shelter Agencies for Families in East Texas (SAFE-T).  All donations to SAFE-T are used to provide services to victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.  Buy a cookie (or two, or three…) from a Mt. Pleasant McDonalds on any Wednesday in March and you will help save a life, changing victims to SURVIVORS.   If you are a victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, please call the SAFE-T office at
 903-572-0973 or the hotline at 903-575-9999.

Sexual Assault Training - Thursday, March 19, 2015, SAFE-T will host a sexual assault training with two presentations: Acquaintance Rape: A Betrayal of Trust and Drug Facilitated Sexual Assault.  While the training is geared to law enforcement, the information shared will be beneficial to Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners, CPS/APS workers, Licensed Professional Counselors, Social Workers, and Victim Advocates.  The presenter is Lyndel Williams, Training Director for the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA).  The training is FREE and will include lunch.  Seating is limited.  To secure a spot, RSVP by calling
 903-572-0973 by Friday, March 13.

2nd Annual Super Hero 5K & Fun Run - In recognition of National Crime Victims' Rights Week, April 19-25, 2015, SAFE-T will host the 2nd Annual Super Hero 5K & Fun Run.  This FREE, "super fun" event has been scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2015, once again at Heritage Park in Mt. Pleasant.  To register, contact Teresa Wooten at the Mt. Pleasant office at 903-572-0973.  Pre-registered participants will be able to pick up their registration packages after 2:00 pm on Friday, April 17.  Registration the day of the event will be held from 7:30-8:30 with the 5K beginning at 8:35 am.  The Fun Run will begin at approximately 10:00 am.  Grab your favorite Super Hero costume and join us in all this FUN! 







Contact Information:
Office: (903) 572-0973
Fax: (903) 572-0982
Mount Pleasant Store: (903) 577-9035
Toll Free 1-888-801-HELP (4357)
Sulphur Springs Outreach Office: (903) 439-0325
Paris Outreach Office: (903) 783-1313


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