Learn more about how VSOC can help
Special Assessment Intervention and Liaison (SAIL)
SAIL is a program provided in cooperation with the Alabama Department of Human Resources and the Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The goal of the SAIL Project is to provide safety and self-sufficiency for the victims of domestic violence and their children. For more information, call 256-775-2600.
Victim Services offers both Emergency and Transition Shelters. For emergency shelter, call 256-734-6100
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
A Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) is a nurse with specialized training to aid survivors of sexual assault.
The Victim Services SANE Nurse is on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Child and Family Services
Victim Services believes that early intervention is key to ending the cycle of family violence. Our Children's Advocacy Program is designed to meet the needs of the youngest survivors by providing children a way to safely talk about their questions, experiences, and fears.
Domestic Violence Services
Victim Services provides crisis response and recovery services for families or individuals who have been impacted by violence.
Sexual Assault Services
In the U.S., one in three women and one in six men experienced some form of contact sexual violence in their lifetime. That is why we’re here- to help survivors of sexual violence and their loved ones heal from this terrible crime.
Community Outreach and Education
Our Community Outreach and Education Programs seek to reduce the risk of violence through providing information and safety tools for vulnerable groups.