Emily’s Dragon is an 8-minute short film from the point of view of Emily, a child who has been removed from her home and placed into foster care. The film tells an emotional story of how a CASA volunteer can … Read more
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Child Advocates recruits, trains and supports citizen-volunteers to advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children in courtrooms and communities. Volunteers drive our efforts, and the need is great for … Read more
Child Advocates wishes a very happy Father’s Day to all of the biological, adoptive, and foster dads, grandfathers and father figures! Thank you for your unconditional love and guidance that is helping … Read more
—and the reality is that a disproportionately high number of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) children and youth are in the child welfare system, many having been abandoned by their … Read more
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…our greatest asset as a nation. They will be the leaders of our country, the creators of our national wealth, those who care for and protect our people.” Nelson Mandela was adopted … Read more
CASA volunteers advocate first and foremost for children to be reunified with their families whenever possible.
Check out this list from CASA of Travis County that shows which recent films have themes relevant to the work of CASA. Topics covered include trauma, foster care, diversity, culture, poverty, the … Read more
CASA strives to be an inclusive, welcoming and affirming organization for the children and families we serve. Check out this story below of how one volunteer put the best interest of her … Read more
Tomorrow is National Donut Day so we’re celebrating early! Stop by the office and grab a donut and learn more about how to get involved with CASA! … Read more
…remember that there are many ways you can support a foster family in your community both this month and beyond. Check out this article for some ideas.