About CAAW


The Committee to Aid Abused Women (CAAW) is a northern Nevada non-profit organization that provides free confidential services in an effort to bring an end to family violence in Washoe County. CAAW provides individuals and families with a step-by-step path to safer and healthier living through individualized service plans as well as the caring support victims need. CAAW is the area’s leading provider of services to those experiencing family violence.

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More Transitional Housing Open in May

CAAW is proud to announce that it is opening a second transitional housing (TH) facility in June 2016. This 12-unit facility, combined with CAAW’s existing seven unit TH complex, dramatically increases CAAW’s TH capacity…

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