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CASA Community Action Stops Abuse, has been working in the Tampa Bay area since 1977 providing refuge, crisis intervention, advocacy, professional training and community outreach to break the silence that isolates victims of domestic violence and prevents them from a life of hope, independence and peace. CASA staff members understand the courage it takes to disclose abuse, and they work with the community to build a network of support for survivors and their children.

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Domestic Violence Knows No Boundries
Posted on 12/19/2014

Yesterday, we learned that Rochelle Tatrai-Ray, CEO of Gulfcoast Jewish Family & Community Services, headquartered in Largo, was murdered...Read More

Ways to Support CASA This Holiday Season!
Posted on 12/01/2014

Interested in ways to give back to your community? From Amazon Smile to #GivingTuesday to Emergency Shelter donations, we could always use your support and we have so many opportunities for you to help!Read More

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CASA’s Blog: The Purple Post

Posted on 05/23/2015

Mothers often stay in terribly abusive relationships in order to protect their children. It is not uncommon for abusers to say, “If you leave me, you will never see the children again.” That strikes terror into most mothers' hearts... Read More

Shelter Rules
Posted on 05/10/2015

When we began opening shelters, we also began having our own power and control concerns. Some of us came from addiction and even jail facilities and we thought we needed to be overbearing to the women. We began instituting... Read More

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