CASA Helps Foster Children in Marion County


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Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Marion County is dedicated to helping abused and neglected children have a safe, permanent home.

CASA of Marion County calls upon the need for more volunteers to undergo training and help investigate child abuse cases, attend court proceedings, write court reports and represent a child's wishes.


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Federal Programs Related to - Foster Care

Programs that provide alternative family living arrangements in agency-supervised private family homes for children and youth who have been neglected, abused, abandoned, or have physical/mental disabilities and are no longer able to live with their birth families. Foster Care for Dependent Children; Foster Care for Children with Disabilities; Foster Home Placement; Foster Parent/Family Recruitment

Federal Programs Related to - Children's Rights

Programs that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights and well- being of children. Child & Youth Advocacy; Children's Welfare

Federal Programs Related to - Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy, General/Other

Programs that focus on protecting and promoting the broad civil rights and civil liberties of individuals and work to change public policy and opinion in a variety of areas.

See also: +COMMON CODE Advocacy (**B); Hate Crimes Prevention (I02.07); Housing Discrimination (I05.08); Voter Services (W08.05)



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