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Sarasota

Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center
Also Known As: SPARCC

Hotline: (941) 365-1976
TDD: (941) 365-1976
Mission:

SPARCC’s mission is to stop domestic and sexual violence in our communities.

Administration:

SPARCC
Phone: (941) 365-0208
Fax: (941) 365-4919
Email: sparccinfo@sparcc.net
Website: www.sparcc.net

Mailing Address:
2139 Main Street
Sarasota, FL 34237

Contact: Olivia Thomas
Title: President and CEO

Shelter:

Confidential Location
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Number of Beds: 32
Toll-free Hotline: 1-877-365-1976

Outreach:

Sarasota:
2139 Main Street
Sarasota, FL 34237
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Hours: 8:30 am-5:00 pm Mon.-Fri.

Arcadia:
10 South DeSoto Avenue, Suite E Arcadia, FL 34266
Phone: (863) 494-4948
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Hours: 8:30 am-5:00 pm Mon.-Fri.

North Port:
6919 Outreach Way, B103
North Port, FL 34287
Phone: (941) 429-3720
Fax: (941) 429-3785
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Hours: 8:30 am-5:00 pm Mon.-Fri.

Venice:
1531 Tamiami Trail South, 702 A
Venice, FL 34285
Phone: (941) 492-3752
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Hours: 8:30 am-5:00 pm Mon.-Fri.

Thrift Store(s):

The Treasure Chest
1426 Fruitville Road
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone: (941) 953-7800
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Hours: 10:00 am-5:00 pm Mon.-Sat.

Additional Services:
  • Certified Rape Crisis Center
  • Clothing Assistance
  • DV Emergency Response Team
  • InVEST*
  • Teen Dating Violence Services

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