BUFFALO COUNTY

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Non-confidential means the individuals who work at these centers need to report what you tell them.


Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office

For more information about the Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office please visit their website.

Phone: (308) 236-8555
Email: sheriff@buffalocounty.ne.gov
Address: PO Box 1270, Kearney, NE 68848

Kearney Police Department

For more information please visit their website.

Phone: (308) 237-2104
Email: dlynch@kearneygov.org
Address: 2025 Avenue A, P.O. Box 875, Kearney, NE 68848

Victim/Witness Assistance

Kearney’s own Victim/Witness Assistance Unit helps guide individuals through the criminal justice system.

Phone: (308) 236-6641
Address: Kearney/Buffalo County Law Enforcement Center
2025 Avenue A, Kearney, NE 68848

Family Advocacy Network

Offers forensic interviews, medical examinations, testing, advocacy services, and more. For more information, see their website.

Phone: (308) 865-7492
Address: 106 E. 31st Street, Kearney, NE

Confidential means the individuals who work at these centers don’t need to report what you tell them to anyone else, unless someone under 19 is involved.


S.A.F.E. Center

The S.A.F.E. Center provides free and confidential services for individuals and families affected by dating violence, domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and trafficking while bringing awareness and prevention efforts to Buffalo, Franklin, Harlan, Kearney and Phelps counties.  Services include a 24 hour crisis line, emergency shelter, transportation, protection order assistance, court accompaniment, medical accompaniment and advocacy, support groups, counseling, and more.  The S.A.F.E. Center can help with options, information, safety planning and referrals that best fit the needs of each individual and will provide support throughout the process. For more information, see their website.

Phone: (308) 237-2599
Liñea de Crisis en Español:
1 (877) 215-0167
Address: 620 E. 25th Street, Suite 14, Kearney, NE 68847

Collage Center

Collage Center believes there is beauty and value in everyone, and they want to help others uncover the beauty within them. Collage offers complimentary and confidential medical services like pregnancy tests, limited OB ultrasounds and STD testing & treatment. They also provide early intervention programs for those at risk of unhealthy sexual behavior. For more information, see their website.

Phone: (308) 234-9880
Email: contact@collagecenter.com

Confidential means the individuals who work at these centers don’t need to report what you tell them to anyone else, unless someone under 19 is involved.


Legal Aid of Nebraska

Offers advice, brief service, referrals, and free representation based on applications. For more information, see their website.

Phone: (402) 348-1069
Legal Assistance: (877) 250-2016
Address: 209 S. 19th Street Suite 200, Omaha, Nebraska 68102