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.
Leaders, Celebrities and a United Stance Against Domestic Violence
Posted on 10/01/2014
Nearly 200 attendees packed the ballroom at the Inaugural CASA Gala fundraiser event on Saturday, September 27, 2014. National leaders and celebrities... Read More
CASA’s Blog: The Purple Post
Social Services versus Social Change
Posted on 11/25/2014
How does the philosophical difference between being a social service provider and a social change organization affect the community CASA serves? At CASA, for instance, many staff members who work directly with survivors hold the title of “advocate”. In other organizations, they are called social workers, counselors, or case managers. ”Advocate” reduces the power ... Read More