- Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday closed
- Sunday closed
CAAW’s 24-hour hotline is (775) 329-4150.
- Emergency Shelter The Emergency Shelter is located in a confidential location.
Families who reside in the shelter may stay for up to 60-days while they work to find personal and economic self-sufficiency.
Shelter service priority is given to Washoe County residents.
For additional information on how to access this service, please call CAAW's 24-hour hotline at (775) 329-4150.
Children's Program The Children's Program provides:
- preventative education and services for young shelter residents
- Transitional Housing Program CAAW's
Transitional Housing Program provides up to 36 months of subsidized housing for families committed to breaking the cycle of intergenerational violence.
This structured, goal-oriented program provides staff support to individuals who have completed a residential program (like CAAW's Emergency Shelter program), have an income (i.e. employment, TANF, SSI, child support) and have made a commitment to live free from violence.
For additional information on how to access this service, please call CAAW's Director of Residential Programs during regular business hours at (775) 329-4150.
Emergency Transportation, Food and Clothing CAAW provides emergency transportation and food assistance to victims and survivors of domestic violence as funding is available.
Clothing assistance is also available to victims and survivors.
To access this service, please call CAAW's 24-hour hotline at (775) 329-4150.
Crisis Counseling and Referrals If you need to access any of CAAW's services and would like to discuss your options, please contact the 24-hour hotline at (775) 329-4150.
Local resources and referrals are available as well as peer counseling.
Women's Support Groups Support groups for victims and survivors of domestic violence are available weekly in English and Spanish.
For additional information on dates, times and locations, please contact CAAW's 24-hour hotline.
Protection Order Office – Washoe County Courthouse Their Temporary Protection Order office offers information and assistance with the process, and a CAAW advocate will be with you all the way, offering support and information.
Click here for court services information.