Articles Tagged “CASA”

  • C.A.S.A. VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT

    When a child enters the foster care system because their 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…

  • Legislative Update From Representative John Otto’s Office

    State Representative John Otto reports that the legislature is “now more than 30 days into the 140 day session and things are gearing up.” He reports, “In Appropriations, the full committee took testimony on a…

  • Casa Conference Coming Up

    CASA of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties is having their second conference February 21st from 9 to 4. This year, mental health & education professionals will present trauma-informed advocacy. SHSU’s Dr. Jeff Sullivan and…

  • CASA Has Special Role in Helping Kids

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was CASA of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties Recruiter and Trainer Erin Thompson. Erin told us CASA is starting training for volunteer CASA advocates tomorrow June 10th…

  • CASA Seeking Volunteers

    Make a note, if you’d like to become involved in a very worthwhile activity in the community, CASA of Walker County training for CASA Advocates starts on Tuesday, June 10th. Applications are available on their…

  • CASA Needs Volunteers

    The purpose of CASA of Walker, San Jacinto, & Trinity counties is to train volunteers to serve as advocates for the neglected, abused and abandoned children who are placed in the foster care system. They…

  • Annual Superhero Dash Saturday in Livingston

    On Saturday, April 19th Polk County DA Lee Hon’s office will be holding its 5th Annual SUPERHERO DASH at the Alabama Coushatta Indian Reservation in Livingston.  Prizes will be awarded in several ages of each…