Recruit, train, and support a diverse network of Court Appointed Special Advocate volunteers to provide abused and neglected children in our community with quality advocacy in the Hancock County court system and to secure them a safe, permanent, and nurturing home.
50 cents per day can help a child be safe.
Become an Everyday Hero! CASA volunteers are everyday citizens that are appointed by a judge to advocate for the safety and well-being of children who are victims of abuse and neglect. What does it mean to be a CASA volunteer? Becoming a CASA volunteer is an investment of time, energy and heart. Volunteers are required to go through screening and training. They are the “eyes and the ears” of the Court in this complex cases of child abuse and neglect. Exactly what does a CASA volunteer … [Read More...]
(BAY ST. LOUIS, MS, July 22, 2015)- CASA of Hancock County is holding a School Supply Drive for all CASA children. These young people are in foster care as a result of being abused or neglected. Community members are encouraged to donate basic school supplies such as book bags, scissors, erasers, loose leaf paper, pens, composition notebooks, three-ring…[Read More...]
CASA of Hancock County will hold its 2nd Annual Poker Run Fundraiser at the Harbor House Steamer in Diamondhead on July 11, 2015. By land or by water there will be five stops to make to collect the winning hand. Our goal is to increase community awareness about child abuse in Hancock County and to recruit additional volunteers…[Read More...]
S&L Office Supplies, a locally owned business in Hancock County launched its Carts4kids.com giving program in January 2015. This project offers local businesses and individuals a unique opportunity help the environment and support an organization dedicated to serving the abused and neglected children in our own community. Drop off used toner cartridges at…[Read More...]