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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.

Latest News

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

Editorial: Stop Tolerating the Violence
Posted on 09/19/2014

It is about time that the NFL finally took appropriate action when a player cold cocked his fiancée. Why did it take so long?... Read More

Upcoming Events

CASA's 2014 Annual Meeting: Past, Present & Future
Thursday, October 23, 2014

Join us for CASA’s 2014 Annual Meeting on Thursday, October 23rd from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm to celebrate our Past, Present & Future... Read More

CASA Peace Breakfast 2014
Tuesday, December 09, 2014

The CASA Peace Breakfast brings together more than 600 Tampa Bay area business leaders to support the lifesaving services... Read More

The Purple Post

Feminism: Is It Still Relevant?
Posted on 10/16/2014

We have an on-going dialogue with the Community Action Stops Abuse (CASA) Board and staff about our values.  A key value is feminism.  We are a diverse board of about half men and women.  The staff is mostly female and ethnically diverse.  We are also diverse in age. 
The reaction to the word “feminism” was surpri... Read More

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