What is CASA?
CASA is Court Appointed Special Advocates trained to represent the best interest of children in juvenile abuse and neglect court cases. CASA is a local, nonprofit organization in communities all across the nation. Since CASA’s national inception, CASA volunteers have helped more than two million children find safe, permanent homes.
The mission of CASA of East Tennessee (Court Appointed Special Advocates) is to improve the lives of abused and neglected children through trained volunteers who advocate for a safe, permanent, loving home. CASA provides highly trained citizen volunteers to advocate for children who come under the protection of juvenile court.Please contact us to find out how you can make a difference in the lives of some of our community’s most vulnerable children through volunteering to serve as an advocate or supporting our mission through financial support. The goal of our intervention is to represent the best interests of each child we serve.