News, Events, Etc

As of October 1, 2015, we have transitioned our services to part of The Cocoon. The SAAFE Center is now the Sexual Violence Program of The Cocoon.

If you would like to speak to a sexual violence advocate, call The Link at (419)-352-1545.

You can also check out our website at:


Facebook has unveiled new gender options for users. The social media site has added customizable options with about 50 different terms people can use to identify their gender. Read the article here .

Many states have already gotten rid of a statute of limitation for sexual assault. Here is why Ohio should, too!

Our beliefs around the Web
Stop Street Harassment!
This great video highlights the everyday occurrence of street harassment.

Are you a survivor worried about privacy in this day and age?
Here is a good tutorial on how to update your Facebook settings.

Check out our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter for regular news updates
You can also share your experience on our blog.


Get Help

Local Hotline:
(419) 352-1545
Available 24/7

National Sexual Assault Hotline:
(800) 656-HOPE

Online Hotline

The SAAFE Center
Bowling Green, Ohio 43402.

BGSU On Campus Office
Located in Room 355 BGSU Psychology Building
Our On Campus Office is always open with free written materials and during the University’s school year is staffed by advocates during designated office hours.

To contact a victim advocate, please call The Link crisis hotline at (419) 352-1545 and ask for a sexual violence advocate.
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