our mission

Court Appointed Special Advocates® (CASA) are community volunteers, just like you, who stand up and speak out to help children who have been abused and neglected.

Our CASA program belongs to a network of 951 community-based programs that recruit, train and support citizen-volunteers to advocate for the best interests of children who have been abused and neglected in courtrooms and communities.

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    Children Served


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    Counties Served


News Articles

f you're looking for a way to give back and make a difference in a child's life here in our community CASA is looking for you! Whitney Mclaughlin, the executive director of CASA of Northeast Tennessee joins us on Daytime with more!

In Bedford, Coffee and Franklin counties, the program is overseen by Tullahoma-based CASA Works Inc., which has four staff members for its three-county service area and must rely heavily on volunteers to be there for the children it represents

SETHRA CASA has lifted up the voices of 109 abused and neglected children; 17 in Bledsoe County, 17 in Marion County, 42 in Grundy County, and 31 in Sequatchie County.