Deaf Iowans Against Abuse

COVID-19 UPDATE:

DIAA's staff and services are still available, however, our offices are not accessible to the public until further notice.

Our advocates are here to meet through VP, text and email.

Our Mission

Our mission is to cultivate a safe, informed and empowered community for Deaf individuals, those with any type of hearing loss, and their families, by providing culturally competent and fully accessible services, advocacy and education.

"I think the biggest misconception is that people think deaf people are not able to do things."

Nyle DiMarco

90%

of Deaf individuals are born to hearing parents. 

54%

of Deaf boys are victims of sexual assault.

50%

of Deaf have experienced 

relationship violence.

50%

of Deaf girls are victims of sexual assault.

Get Involved!

"Never underestimate the difference YOU can make in the lives of others. Step forward, reach out and help."
-Pablo

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Contact Deaf Iowans Against Abuse

1652 42nd St. NE Suite D

Cedar Rapids, IA 52405

CRISIS HOTLINE

VP/P - (319) 531-7719

TEXT - (515) 661-4015

EMAIL - help@diaaiowa.org

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