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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CAAW Partners with Noah’s Animal House

CAAW and Noah’s Animal House are in the early planning stages of building a pet shelter for CAAW’s emergency shelter and transitional housing residents at the site of CAAW’s newest transitional housing facility in Reno.

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