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April 12, 10:35 AM ET
We were thrilled to be a part of Occupy McKeldin yesterday at University of Maryland, College Park! It was great to see so many young women and men using their voices to stand up and speak out against #SexualViolence! Shout out to PSA for coordinating such a great event. Continue to use your voice this #SAAM and all year long to stop victim blaming and demand change to help support victims and survivors. #itsnotlove #dcsaam
April 10, 12:17 PM ET
Looking for a cool #DCSAAM event to attend? Don't miss out on this one going on TONIGHT from 7pm to 8pm at the Edlavitch DCJCC! #MeToo #itsnotlove #SAAM
April 2, 1:04 PM ET
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month! Let's take this month to start by believing, stop victim blaming, and recognize that our reaction to sexual violence makes a difference! #SAAM #DCSAAM #itsnotlove
April 2, 1:03 PM ET
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month! Let's take this month to start by believing, stop victim blaming, and recognize that our reaction to sexual violence makes a difference! #SAAM #DCSAAM #itsnotlove
March 27, 11:52 AM ET
Interested in how JCADA helps victims and survivors of #ElderAbuse? Come check out our table and the Montgomery County Commission on Aging 2018 Public Forum!
March 24, 2:10 PM ET

March 23, 12:51 PM ET
JCADA would like to take a moment to send it​s​ deepest condolences to the friends and family of Jaelynn Willey, who was taken off of life support last night. Her death comes after the tragic shooting at Great Mills High School in St. Mary's County​, Maryland​. To read our full statement, please visit the JCADA blog. The link can be found below.

Jaelynn and the shooter were reported to have ​recently been in some type of​ relationship. Unfortunately, this is a reality that JCADA​ knows all too well - that abusive relationships can and sometimes do turn deadly. If you or someone you know is ​experiencing power-based violence, be it domestic violence, teen dating violence, sexual assault, ​or stalking ​please call JCADA's free and confidential helpline at 1-877-88-JCADA(52232). JCADA is committed to providing high-quality services to all residents of the Greater Washington DC community​,​ 14 years of age and older​,​ without regard to race, national origin, background, ability, faith, gender or sexual orientation. We are here to help​ survivors as well as their family and friends​.

Below are some other resources available to you :

National Domestic Violence Hotline - 800-799-SAFE (7233) (24 hr)
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline - 866-331-9474 (24 hr)
LoveIsRespect's Texting Hotline - Text LOVEIS to 22522
​DC Victim Hotline - 844-4HELPDC​
Montgomery County Abused Person's Program - 240-777-4673 (24hr)
Montgomery County Family Justice Center - 240-773-0444
Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA) - 301-990-6880
Prince George's County Hotline - 301-731-1203 (24hr)
Alexandria City Hotline - 703-838-4911 (24hr)
Fairfax County Hotline - 703-360-7273 (24hr)
LGBTQ Partner Abuse and Sexual Assault Helpline - 1-866-356-6998 (M-F 8am-8pm)
National Suicide Prevention Hotline - 1-800-273-8255 (24hr)
March 21, 11:07 AM ET
JCADA will be closed today due to inclement weather. If you need help, please call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233. If you are in fear of your safety, please call 911.
March 13, 12:26 PM ET
Are you looking for a new way to give back? Well you're in luck! JCADA is currently looking to start a new knitting and mindfulness workshop for its clients, but is short about 10 pairs of knitting needles. Below is a link to the specific needles needed for this workshop. If you are interested in generously providing these needles, please contact Shana Brouder at shana@jcada.org or simply call 301-315-8040 and she can walk you through the process. JCADA is very grateful to have a supportive community that can help address client needs such as this one. Thank you for your continued support of our mission and our clients.
March 11, 10:32 AM ET
Did you miss JCADA and AWARE yesterday? Well you’re in luck because you can still catch us TODAY at the NBC 4 Health & Fitness Expo! We hope to see you there! #nbc4expo #itsnotlove
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