Impact International

IMPACT Bay Area is part of an international affiliation of independent chapters. Each Impact chapter has its own organizational structure and programmatic focus.

We share these defining characteristics:

  • Teaching Full-Force Physical Techniques
  • Teaching Verbal Skills and the Use of Voice
  • Teaching Safety Skills in a Supportive Environment
  • Trauma-Informed Instruction
  • Strategies with People we Know
  • Self-Defense for Everyone
  • Commitment to Women's Leadership
  • Women and Men Working Together to End Violence
  • Collaborating to Prevent Violence and Support Survivors
  • Teaching that the Best Fight is no Fight 

Find a Chapter Near You

   
California 

IMPACT Bay Area 
PO Box 23831 
Oakland, CA 94623 
(510) 208-0474 (voice)
email: info@impactbayarea.org
www.impactbayarea.org

IMPACT Personal Safety  
PO Box 931541 
Los Angeles, CA 90093 
(310) 360-1096 
e-mail: IMPACTPersonalSafety@gmail.com 
www.impactpersonalsafety.com

   
 Colorado

IMPACT Personal Safety Colorado 
700 N. Colorado Blvd., #180
Denver, CO  80206
e-mail: info@impact-colorado.org
www.impact-colorado.org/

Illinois

 

 

IMPACT Chicago 
4770 N. Lincoln Ave., #6 
Chicago, IL 60625-1057 
(773) 561-9000
email: info@impactchicago.org
www.impactchicago.org

 

District of Columbia DC IMPACT 
1716 Newton St. NW 
Washington, DC 20010-1822 
(202) 328-1203 
e-mail: dcsdka@earthlink.net 
www.dcimpact.org
   
Massachusetts  IMPACT Boston 
420 Pearl Street 
Boston, MA 02148 
(781) 321-3900 
www.impactboston.com
   
New Mexico  IMPACT Personal Safety  
P.O. Box 8350  
Santa Fe, NM 87504-8350 
(505) 992-8833 
e-mail: ips@IMPACTPersonalSafety.org 
www.IMPACTPersonalSafety.org
   
New York  PREPARE, Inc. 
147 West 25th Street 8th Floor 
New York NY 10001-7205 
(212) 255-0505 
(800) 442-7273 
e-mail: prepareinc@aol.com 
www.prepareinc.com
   
 North Dakota University of North Dakota Women's Center  
P.O. Box 7122, UND  
305 Hamline Street  
Grand Forks, ND 58203  
(701) 777-4300  
email: undwomenscenter@und.nodak.edu 
www.und.edu/student-life/womens-center/impact.cfm
   
Ohio  IMPACT Safety  
35 E. Gay St. Suite 512 
Columbus, Ohio 43215  
(614) 221-2811  
e-mail: info@impactsafety.org 
www.impactsafety.org
   
Oregon  PREPARE Portland 
(503) 764-8344 
e-mail: prepareportland@gmail.com 
www.prepareportland.org
   
ENGLAND  IMPACT UK 
P.O. Box 38883 
London W12 9XP 
020 8743 7827 
020 8740 1114 
lcps@lcps.demon.co.uk 
http://www.londoncentreforpersonalsafety.org.uk
   
ISRAEL  IMPACT Israel 
37 Pierre Koening 
Jerusalem 
011-972-2-678-1764/94 
www.elhalev.org/
   
 

 

 

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Impact Bay Area
We teach full-force self-defense, personal safety, violence prevention and empowerment.