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Sexual Assult Forensic Examination and Domestic Violence Program at GBMC
SAFE & DV Sexual Assault Forensic Examination & Domestic Violence Program at GBMC

Call for help 443.849.3323

You are never alone. We are here to help.

At GBMC, we re-empower victims and survivors, while working to end Sexual Assault, Intimate Partner Violence, and Child Abuse in our community. We are here to help, 24/7.

Take Quick Action:

  • Myself or a loved one has experienced sexual assualt or domestic violence.

  • I am a provider who needs help for a patient.

Free Services

After a personal crisis, you have options available.

  • Sexual Assault Forensic Examination

    • Provide prophylactic medications for sexually transmitted infection & pregnancy prevention
    • Document findings for court purposes
    • Respond to the Emergency Department 24/7
    • Assess, document and treat injuries
  • Domestic Violence, Intimate Partner Violence

    • Assess for injury and damage
    • Treat medically
    • Document injuries and findings for court purposes
    • Connect with an advocate in the hospital 24/7

Education & Prevention

Our program takes our advanced knowledge and skills on the road, offering multiple classes and seminars throughout the community.

  • SAFE Dating and Healthy Relationships
  • Internet Social Media Safety
  • Intimate Partner Violence

Resources & Community Partners

Our strength is in our valuable Community network. Explore the organizations and tools that strengthen our cause.

SAFE & DV Support Group

With early intervention, post-trauma symptoms can be managed. With ongoing support and resources, they can often be eliminated.

News & Events

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  • October 17, 2022

    Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    Lauren Hanley discusses about domestic violence is and how to see signs or things to look out for....

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  • August 19, 2022

    GBMC SAFE/DV Community Collaboration: An Inside Look at Student & School Safety


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  • April 20, 2022

    Walk a Mile in Their Shoes

    Kelly Truax, Community Coordinator, GBMC SAFE & DV Program, talks about how the Walk a MIle in Their ...

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In the Press

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  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    Laura Clary with GBMC shares details on how the pandemic has heightened sexual assault, how to help someone who is experiencing it, and how viewers can participate in the upcoming Walk a Mile in Their Shoes event.



    WBFF-TV (FOX -- Baltimore)

  • SAFE Program helps victims of domestic violence during pandemic

    The arrival of COVID-19 in early 2020 lead to stay-at-home orders for much of the United States. While these measures were intended to help keep the public safe and prevent widespread infection, the school closures, changes in employment status, and subsequent increase in time spent at home has led to a rise in domestic violence cases.



    WBFF-TV (FOX -- Baltimore)

  • SAFE Program helps victims of domestic violence during pandemic

    The realization that patients were avoiding reaching out for help led to an overhaul in how the SAFE (Sexual Assault Forensic Examination) & DV (Domestic Violence) program at GBMC handles patients.



    WBFF-TV (FOX -- Baltimore)