• New Pulling for Kids Date Announced

    Join us September 18, 2020!

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  • COVID-19 Response:

    CASA continues to provide advocacy. Click below to see what we are doing to keep children SAFE.

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  • Become a CASA Volunteer

    Make a difference in a child's life! Your commitment can help keep abused and neglected children safe, giving them a chance at finding happiness.

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    Every dollar donated is an investment in the future of Denton County children currently navigating the child welfare system.

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  • We are so sorry to cancel Allie Graves’ upcoming “What Love Can Do” presentation,

    Originally scheduled to take place on April 13 ,we look forward to rescheduling this event at a later date to be determined.

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EVERY CHILD HAS A CHANCE, IT’s YOu!

CASAJune18dWhen a child enters the foster care system because his or her home is no longer safe, a judge may appoint a committed volunteer to help them. That volunteer is called a Court Appointed Special Advocate®, or CASA.

CASA volunteers are screened, highly trained and then appointed by judges to represent and advocate for a child’s best interests in the child protection system. CASA volunteers are each assigned to help one child or set of siblings at a time, so they can focus on giving that child or sibling group the individualized advocacy and attention they need. CASA volunteers save taxpayers money and children’s futures by helping children find a safe, permanent homes as soon as possible.

CASA continues to provide valuable volunteer advocacy for every abused child in this area. CASA volunteers serve as the “eyes and ears” for the judge in child welfare cases. This includes researching each child’s situation and making objective recommendations to help them reclaim their childhoods from abuse and neglect. CASA volunteers are frequently the only stable presence in these children’s lives as they navigate the foster care system.

These volunteers bring three critical qualities to their work: they focus on one case at a time; they bring a unique perspective to the court case; and their sole objective is representing the best interests of the child.

Ways to get involved: