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WHAT WE DO

JCADA provides direct support services that are

100% free, confidential and culturally-sensitive .

SUPPORT SERVICES.

JCADA serves all victims and survivors of intimate partner violence, as well as their friends and families, who are 14+ in VA & DC or 16+ in MD. JCADA’s services are free of charge and provided without regard to race, national origin, ability, background, faith, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation or immigration status.

Stabilization
Services

JCADA operates a free and confidential helpline during business hours, where callers receive information, support, and safety planning. Callers can be survivors of intimate partner violence seeking support for themselves or a loved one. 

In limited circumstances, JCADA can offer timely stabilization sessions. This service does not guarantee continued individual counseling at JCADA.

Victim

Advocacy

JCADA advocates assist existing clients with their basic needs that fall outside traditional legal or clinical support.
 

Services include: 

  • Case Management

  • Public Assistance Applications

  • Address Confidentiality Program 

  • Financial Literacy Education

Clinical

Services

​All JCADA clinicians are licensed and have expertise in trauma and the complexities of intimate partner violence.

 

Services include:​

  • Safety Planning

  • Crisis Counseling

  • Individual Counseling & Therapy

  • Alternative Therapy Programs

Click here for more details on our 100% free clinical services.

Legal

Services

JCADA's legal team provides representation to survivors of intimate partner violence in Protective Order and in Crime Victims' Rights cases.

 

Click here for more details on our 100% free legal services.

JCADA HELP LINE

1-877-885-2232 | Mon - Thu 9 - 5 pm | Fri 9 am - 3 pm

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HELP LINE

1-800-799-7233 | 24/7 Support | Text "start" to 88788
Please note: Current wait times may be longer than expected.

If you are in immediate danger, please call 9-1-1.

Victim Advocacy

Eligibility

Current clients of the clinical or legal programs are eligible for victim advocacy services.

Individuals calling who are only in need of victim advocacy services will be redirected to one of our partner agencies who can better serve them.

Language Services

In addition to English, JCADA also employs clinicians who are able to give therapy in Spanish and Hebrew.

 

For all other languages, JCADA will arrange the necessary translation services at no cost to the client.

Client

Impact.

“When you travel by plane, flight attendants provide you with information on what to do in case of an emergency. 'Put your oxygen mask on first and then help your children.' Without JCADA’s guidance to ensure I was healthy, safe and confident, I could not have helped myself–let alone my daughter. JCADA is and always will be my oxygen mask.” - JCADA Client

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When You Are Ready

So Are We.