If you have been sexually assaulted...

You have just experienced a life-changing event. Asking for help is the first step in your recovery.  

Call our 24/7/365 hotline 205.860.SAFE (7233)

The Tuscaloosa SAFE Center office is open Monday-Friday from 8:30-4:30. If you call after hours, the answering service will send the on-call SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) a confidential message and the SANE will contact you to arrange to meet at the center.  

In order to help preserve evidence until you meet the SANE, please DO NOT:

  • Eat anything.

  • Drink anything.

  • Shower.

  • Use the restroom.  **If you must use the restroom, please DO NOT wipe or clean yourself.**

If you have changed your clothing, please place the clothes you were wearing when you were assaulted in a paper bag and bring it with you to the center. 


Contact or visit the SAFE Center:

1601 University Boulevard East, Suite 150

Tuscaloosa, AL 35404

205-860-SAFE (7233)

Administrative Hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm Monday-Friday

24-Hour Hotline: 205-860-SAFE (7233)