Operation Care provides domestic violence and sexual assault support services, crisis intervention and education to Amador County. We strive to reduce the incidents of intimate partner violence and promote healthy relationships.

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What We Do

Operation Care has been providing services and safe shelter for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault since 1980. During the 2017/2018 fiscal year, we assisted 318 clients and housed 46 women and children at our safe house. Advocates helped 42 victims with temporary restraining orders, and provided crisis intervention to 42 sexual assault victims and 38 Victims of Crime. The staff provided 281 DV/SA peer counseling sessions, answered 256 DV/SA crisis calls and hundreds of transports to appointments, court, and other locations.

Our Programs & Services

Workshops and Support Groups

Our Mission

The mission of the organization is to provide domestic violence and sexual assault support services, crisis intervention and education in our community. For more information call 209-223-2897 or visit www.operationcare.org and https://www.facebook.com/operationcare.

Our Vision

We believe in the value and dignity of individuals, and that people have a right to live in a safe, secure environment, free from violence. Operation Care provides individuals with the opportunities and tools to end the cycle of violence.


817 Court Street, Suite 12Jackson CA 95642(209)223-2897


24-Hour Crisis Line 209-223-2600

Toll Free: 1-800-675-3392



Our talented and dedicated staff is always busy with projects and programs and we thought you might like to know what we do!

Tammie Crabtree, Executive Director, is responsible for the agency, its programs, financials, grants, public relations, direct services, and staff.

Ashley Carnicello, Deputy Director, is responsible for grants, compliance, statistics, reporting and day to day administrative operations.

Bruce Platt, Fiscal Director, is responsible for financials and budgeting of agency.

Ali Hulsebosch, Volunteer Coordinator I, oversees current volunteers and is working on a program to incorporate more volunteers into Operation Care.

Anna Garcia, Client Services Supervisor, oversees Client Services and Prevention/Outreach Services.  Also, provides presentations and trainings in the community about Operation Care and our services.

Barbara Gunter, Shelter Specialist II, provides support by maintaining and managing a temporary, safe, and nurturing living environment for victims of domestic violence and their families.

Kilie Daneri, Prevention Outreach Specialist I, provides support to all programs and assists with campaigns.

Callie Morse, Prevention Outreach Specialist I, provides support to all programs and assists with campaigns.

Kelly Hewitt, Administrative Assistant, provides support to all programs and administrative tasks.

Harlan Snooks, Custodian, provides janitorial services for facility.



Executive Committee


Chris WendlandRetired Caltrans/EPA


Lori JagodaRetired Wellspace, Inc


Michelle PorterRetired

Garrett WoodPrivate Investigator




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Operation Care is accepting applications for our Board of Directors!

We are looking for high-charged board candidates who have a passion for our mission, the ability to be a good steward of the organization, will bring ideas and perspective, think innovatively, and represent our community. We are especially interested in individuals who bring experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Fundraising & Events
  • Legal
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Nonprofit Leadership
  • Community Engagement
  • Communications & Marketing

If you support the mission of  Operation Care and would like take your involvement to the next level, please consider applying.We encourage prospective members to attend one or two board meetings, and if possible, to participate in at least one committee for a month or two. This will allow you to evaluate your level of participation prior to making a full commitment.

Here’s a great article from BoardEffect.com on the responsibilities of a nonprofit board: http://www.boardeffect.com/blog/nonprofit-board-duties-responsibilities/

If you are interested in becoming a board member, please fill out the form below, and a board member will be directly in contact with you. If you prefer, you may call Board Member Chris Wendland at 209-296-5781.



Operation Care is committed to providing equal opportunity and fair treatment to all teammates and applicants for employment. We will take appropriate action to ensure that teammates are hired, compensated, trained and promoted, and otherwise treated on the basis of individual merit. All employment decisions are to be made in such a way as to further the principle of equal employment opportunity.

Open Positions:

There are no open staff positions available at this time.

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Positions Open Until Filled.

Operation Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Please mail completed application to:

Operation Care attn: Ashley Carnicello817 Court Street, Suite 12,Jackson, CA 95642


If you or someone you know is in danger and needs help, call 911 NOW.

Peer counselors are always available by calling our 24-hour crisis line at 209-223-2600 or toll free at 1-800-675-3392.

We would love to hear from you!

Please contact us through this email page, or call our offices Monday through Friday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm at 209-223-2897.

We are located at 817 Court Street Suite 12, Jackson, California. Click here for map.

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