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.
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
St. Pete Coffee Connections - CASA Hosts Working Women of Tampa Bay
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Join St. Pete professionals for coffee, snacks and networking and enjoy 25% OFF at CASA Collections Thrift Shoppe!
Additionally, there will be a raffle for a head shot session from ... Read More
A Good Night's Sleep Lunch 2015
Friday, April 17, 2015
Join more than 200 community leaders and local residents as we work together to make sure that everyone has an opportunity to feel safe. CASA provides lifesaving services to more than 10,000 men, women, and children each year. Help families in your community get a good nigh... Read More
CASA’s Blog: The Purple Post
Getting Away With Murder
Posted on 01/24/2015
‘Stand Your Ground’ helped George Zimmerman get away with murdering Trayvon Martin, a young, unarmed black man wearing a hooded sweatshirt. It also re-opened a resurgence of national dialogue on whether anywhere is safe in this county for black mothers' sons.
What’s happened to George... Read More
Women of Color: Leadership in the Battered Women’s Movement
Posted on 01/14/2015
The phrase “Women of Color,” although not familiar to all, is a political term used to describe African American, Native American, Asian and Hispanic women who developed a Task Force with voting rights at the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. We noticed that... Read More