To build safer communities free of sexual violence and its impact through support, education and advocacy in Craven, Jones and Pamlico counties.
Promise Place envisions a community where sexual abuse will not be tolerated.
Promise Place promotes change and healing through community outreach, trauma-informed advocacy, and trauma-focused mental health.
TO PROMISE PLACE
WHERE HOPE AND HEALING BEGIN
A SEXUAL ASSAULT RESOURCE CENTER
Serving Victims of Sexual Assault, Crime, or Trauma
All services are provided at no cost to clients!
This short documentary presents a personal, critical perspective from survivors’ point of view juxtaposed with viewpoints of caretakers, mental health professionals, law enforcement, agencies, policy makers, family members and the community at large. Dialog at an emotional level from all perspectives connects the devastating ripple effects of sexual assault. Rape is prevalent yet predominately hidden in our culture. Conversations about this hideous crime are addressed directly, openly and honestly. This is a vital step in empowering victims and cultivating transformation.