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.

  • Children Served
    Children Served

    5,361

  • Volunteers
    Volunteers

    1,581

  • Volunteer Hours
    Volunteer Hours

    156,617

  • Counties Served
    Counties Served

    56

News Articles

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Orange abounds as the Fiesta Fusion team gathers during last year’s CASA Chili Cookoff. This year’s event, which will benefit the local Court Appointed Special Advocates group, will take place from 5-7 p.m. Saturday at the Henry County Fairgrounds commercial building

“It is a community of volunteers whose primary focus is to be a voice for children in court cases involving children,” said Christopher Janetzko, executive director of CASA of Bradley and Polk Counties. “These cases can often include things like abuse, neglect and drug use in the home.”