Mission & Values

Mission Statement
Safe Berks provides a safe haven and ongoing support system for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Our advocacy and education programs increase awareness and promote the prevention of domestic violence, sexual assault, and all forms of oppression.

Vision Statement
Our vision is to eliminate domestic violence and sexual assault in Berks County.

Our Values

  • Safety
    We believe that the physical, emotional, and psychological safety of all individuals is a basic human right.
  • Respect
    We value the dignity of all individuals, appreciating our differences and cultural and ethnic diversity.
  • Empowerment
    We support our clients in making their own life decisions, and our team to take initiative and make their best contribution to fulfilling our mission.
  • Justice
    We strive to create a community where domestic violence and sexual assault are no longer tolerated, and where the principles of fairness and equality, including equal access to resources, are extended to all.