CASA/CAJA vounteers stand up for the rights of abused and negelected children. Appointed by judges, they ensure that the needs of abused and negelcted children are heard-in the community and in the courtroom.
Meet some of the young people whose lives were changed by the intervention of a CASA/CAJA volunteer.
One day, when I went to school, my mom told me to get off the bus at my aunt’s house after school. Maybe she knew what was about to happen. When I got off the school bus that afternoon, I found DFCS waiting for me on the front steps. My mom had been arrested for drug possession. That was the day I went into foster care.... Read Jacke's story
CASA Volunteers change the lives of the children the serve. Watch this video of former CASA Children as they explain the difference their CASA volunteer made in their lives.