International Women’s Day 2021
In 2020, Ohio CASA was honored to recognize Lisa Dickson for International Women’s Day. This year, we are proud to share our ...
Court Appointed Special Advocates make a life-changing difference for children who have experienced abuse or neglect.
Volunteers advocate for a child's best interest in court. Our volunteers help judges develop a fuller picture of each child's life. Their advocacy enables judges to make the most well-informed decision for the best interest of every child.SEE VOLUNTEER RESOURCES
Many children need the support of a caring, committed adult. CASA Volunteers’ best interest advocacy helps ensure that children are safe, have a permanent home and have the opportunity to thrive.
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Ohio CASA Volunteers are appointed by the court to advocate for a child’s safety and well-being. This best interest advocacy makes a life-changing difference. It works like this:
Children who enter the foster care system because of abuse or neglect need a safe, permanent, and loving home.
Having a caring adult advocate for their best interest can make a lasting difference for a child who’s been abused or neglected.
For many of the children we serve, their advocate will be the one constant in an otherwise chaotic life.
Studies have shown that children who have experienced abuse or neglect fare better with a CASA volunteer by their side.VIEW MORE DATA HERE
to find a safe permanent home
to succeed in school
to re-enter the foster care system
Every day you choose to be an advocate for children in need. Below are helpful resources to support your work with children and families.
Stories and insights to help you build resilient families and communities.Learn More
Supporting current foster youth and foster care alumni in reaching for higher education.Learn More
How to expand opportunities and enhance the quality of life for children with special healthcare needs.Learn More
The separation of parents and children due to incarceration can be challenging for both parent and child.Learn More
Families play a critical role in contributing to serious health risks & promoting well-being for LGBTQ young people.Learn More
Explaining the roots and consequences of bias and how we can potentially reduce it.Learn More
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