Sexual Assault Forensic Examination Accompaniments (SAFE)

Trained Heartly House advocates respond to Frederick Memorial Hospital to provide support, advocacy, crisis intervention and information on victim reporting options to individuals who have experienced rape/sexual assault. SAFE Advocates are the first responder and are an integral part of the Sexual Assault Response Team that serves victims during a forensic examination. This service is available 24-hours a day, 365 days a year.