The Child Welfare Primer is a two-part educational event that dives into the issues currently facing the child welfare system and what CASA, stakeholders and the state legislature can do to improve outcomes for children in care. Registration is now closed. Thank you to the more than 200 people who registered to attend this exciting… Read more »
The 2019 Texas CASA Child Welfare Primer: Essential Advocacy for Child & Family Well-Being will take place on February 4, 2019, at the Omni Austin Hotel Downtown. The two-part event will start at 9:00 a.m. with a morning session covering Texas CASA’s Legislative Priorities exclusively for local CASA program volunteers, staff and board members. The… Read more »
Every Child Has a Chance – It’s You!®
Change the Future of Children in Texas
CASA volunteers help provide a voice for thousands of children who have been abused or neglected in Texas so that their needs are met while in the foster care system. In 2018:
20,685 children or 56 children a day were removed from their home and entered the foster care system.
1,211 children transitioned out (aged out) of the system.