Answering the call since 1972.
Started in 1972 as the first rape crisis center in Kansas, The Sexual Trauma & Abuse Care Center promotes a culture of consent while providing 24/7 support to people of all ages and genders affected by sexual trauma & abuse in Douglas, Franklin, and Jefferson Counties.
Oskaloosa & Ottawa offices
Check out information about our offices in Oskaloosa & Ottawa by visiting our Contact page. Advocates and Therapists are able to meet with you by appointment to make sure you get the support and care that you deserve.
News & Events
The Sexual Trauma & Abuse Care Center has expanded to bigger offices and we are excited to show them off to you! Join us at our Open House to get a tour of our new offices and learn about our expanded programs and services. Staff from our Counseling, Advocacy, and Education programs will be available to answer questions about the services we provide to sexual trauma victims and survivors in Douglas, Franklin, and Jefferson Counties. You can find us at … read more
For 43 years, GaDuGi SafeCenter has been proud to serve victim-survivors of sexual trauma and abuse in Douglas, Franklin, and Jefferson Counties. This latest announcement is an important milestone in the history of the agency and comes at an exciting time of growth. As of today, Monday, October 5th, 2015, GaDuGi SafeCenter is now The Sexual Trauma & Abuse Care Center. “We love the name GaDuGi SafeCenter and it has served our agency well,” said Chrissy Heikkila, Executive Director. “As … read more