CASA volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate for abused and neglected children, to make sure they don’t get lost in the legal and social service system or languish in inappropriate out of home placements. Volunteers stay with each case until it is closed and the child is placed in a safe, permanent home. For many abused children, their CASA volunteer will be the one constant adult presence in their lives. They are dedicated to being the one constant in a turbulent and traumatic time in a child’s life.
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