Against Abuse, Inc.


Against Abuse, Inc.

Against Abuse, Inc. has provided social services in Pinal County, Arizona since 1981. The organization was founded by Executive Director Pat Griffen. At Against Abuse, Inc., trauma informed, culturally responsive services are strength based, choice driven, whole-person and family centered.

Mission Statement

The mission statement of Against Abuse, Inc. is to provide services, support and education to all who experience the effects of family dysfunction and/or violence, past and present.

Who is Against Abuse, Inc. ?

Please take a moment and get to know what Against Abuse, Inc. is all about.  This brief YouTube video will give a glimpse of the services AAI offers.

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Pinal Spotlight: Against Abuse founder looks back on 4 decades of helping.

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Bob Jackson

Former Mayor of Casa Grande


Garye Vasquez

Chief Judge, AZ Court of Appeals Division Two

Vice Chairperson

Cathy Kenyon

VP/Branch Manager, Foothills Bank


Torri Anderson

School Board Representative / Community Advocate

Dr. Jenni Cardenas

Vice President of Student Services, Central Arizona College


Dora Duarte

Former DES Manager

Jackie Guthrie

Realtor, AZ New Horizon Realty


Chris Vasquez

Police Chief, Eloy Police Department


Henry Wade Jr.

Councilmember, City of Maricopa


Get in Touch

Thank you for reaching out to Against Abuse, Inc. If you would like to speak with an advocate please contact our 24-hour helpline at 520-836-0858. We are here to help. If you are experiencing an emergency and require police assistance please contact 911.

P.O. Box 10733

Casa Grande, AZ 85130

24-hour Crisis Line

Admin Phone (M-F 8-5):

(520) 836-1239

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