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The Laker Family - Home Again

The Laker Family - Home Again

May 28, 2024

With three kids, two-and-a-half years of service, and one CASA volunteer, the Laker family was reunited. It wasn't a quick or easy process, but it was ultimately a happy ending for the children and their mom. An infant, a 9-year-old, and an 11-year-old were removed from their parents due to substance abuse by their mother and domestic violence by their father. Their mother was admitted to a l

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Kevin's Story: A Placed Called Home

Kevin's Story: A Placed Called Home

May 8, 2024

When Kevin was just five years old, he moved into a foster home from the home of his biological mother. Kevin's mother had a long history of substance abuse and domestic violence issues and her ability to care for Kevin was severely compromised. To regain custody of Kevin, she began a rehabilitation program, but her progress was slow. Also addicted to drugs and alcohol, Kevin'

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National Foster Care Month: Making a Difference

National Foster Care Month: Making a Difference

May 6, 2024

During National Foster Care Month, there are numerous ways communities can get involved and support the mission of CASA. Here are a few ideas to consider: Host Informational Events Organize events that offer insight into the foster care system and the role of CASA volunteers. These events can provide valuable information to prospective volunteers and encourage community members to get involved

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Better Together: Prevention Month 2024

Better Together: Prevention Month 2024

April 30, 2024

Maybe you are newly aware of the issues children in foster care face, or maybe you are already a member of the CASA community. Regardless of your role, we all have an important part to play in the lives of these vulnerable children. What will you do to go from awareness to action?

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