Citizens Against Domestic & Sexual Abuse (CADA)

CADA is Island County's domestic violence and sexual assault agency. Specially trained staff provides support, information and referrals to domestic violence and sexual assault victims and their families. Legal advocates provide assistance with protection order paperwork, will accompany you to court, help you navigate the legal system and provide information on legal rights and options.

CADA provides safe emergency housing for battered women and their children. CADA also offers support groups for adult survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in Oak Harbor and Langley. CADA can help you locate and access resources for:

  • Emergency food
  • Clothing
  • Childcare
  • Transportation
  • Employment
  • Housing opportunities
  • Therapy, and more

The Handbook for Domestic Violence Victims can be obtained by calling CADA.