Our mission at the Rappahannock Council Against Sexual Assault is to provide education, prevention and intervention on sexual violence in our community.
RCASA is a private, non-profit (501c3) agency, which provides services for victims of sexual assault and their family, friends and partners.
RCASA seeks to raise public awareness of the issues surrounding sexual assault through special media events, information displays and education programs for the entire community
RCASA provides the following services to the residents of the City of Fredericksburg, and the counties of Stafford, Spotsylvania, King George and Caroline, collectively known as Planning District 16. RCASA also provides emergency medical accompaniment for victims seeking care at Mary Washington Hospital Emergency Department from other counties such as Westmoreland, Louisa, Orange, Culpeper and Warsaw.
The Rappahannock Council Against Sexual Assault started in 1986, is the only place in Central Virginia that specializes in treatment for victims of sexually based crimes such as: sexual assault, sexual abuse, stalking, and sexual harassment.