We wanted to let everyone know that CAASA is going into Quarantine until further notice. Staff will be working from home and unable to attend meetings in person. WE WILL still be responding to emergencies - if allowed! WE ARE ALSO available via phone, text, Zoom, Face time or whatever works for everyone. So please feel free to contact us anytime through our
Hopeline at 877-362-4612.
Hope Opens Possibilities Everywhere
Centers Against Abuse and Sexual Assault (CAASA)
provides services to victims and survivors of Sexual Assault. All services are free and confidential to all men, women, and children. Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Serving Victims and Survivors in Buena Vista, Calhoun, Carroll, Cherokee, Clay, Crawford, Dickinson, Emmet, Ida, Lyon, Monona, O'Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Pocahontas, Sac, Sioux, and Woodbury Counties.
CAASA provides FREE and CONFIDENTIAL services to those impacted by sexual abuse.
The mission of the Centers Against Abuse and Sexual Assault (CAASA) is to eliminate personal, institutional and societal violence against individuals by empowering victims/survivors and providing supportive programs and services.
Sexual Violence is NEVER your fault!
How Can I Help a Friend?
These services include a 24 hour hotline,
crisis counseling and advocacy, ongoing counseling and support groups, shelter, medical and legal advocacy, school outreach and violence prevention programs, community education and information programs, and professional education.
WHO WE SERVE
CAASA provides services for victims of sexual violence in Buena Vista, Calhoun, Carroll, Cherokee, Clay, Crawford, Dickinson, Emmet, Ida, Lyon, Monona, O'Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Pocahontas, Sac, Sioux, and Woodbury counties. Sexual Violence doesn't discriminate and neither do we!
Volunteers are the backbone of our agency. It is through their hard work and dedication that we are able to provide 24 hour services to victims/survivors and their loved ones. Learn more about how you can get involved!
CAASA provides free trainings and educational opportunities. We offer school outreach and violence prevention education programs, community education and information programs. Click below to learn more!
How can I help a friend, family member or loved one who is dealing with or has dealt with sexual abuse? What can I say to someone who has been impacted by sexual abuse? Learn more about tips and ways to help.
What is Sexual Assault?
What is Sexual Assault? What are the types of sexual violence? What can I do if I am assaulted? How can an advcoate help? Learn more!