Cynthia Chauvin appointed to serve on National CASA/GAL

National Leadership Council BAY ST. LOUIS, MISSISSIPPI– CASA of Hancock County announces the appointment of Cynthia Chauvin, Executive Director to the National Leadership Council of the National Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Association. Serving a one-year term, Chauvin, along with child welfare leaders from across the nation, will play an integral role in voicing the […]

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Celebrating CASA Advocates for their Service

On Tuesday, May 16th CASA of Hancock County held its Annual Advocate Appreciation event at The Blind Tiger. Advocates had the opportunities to enjoy boiled crawfish while getting better acquainted with volunteers they may not have known. The patio at TBT was a perfect setting for our casual In-Service training and appreciation. Typically, our volunteers […]

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New Law Recognizing Court Appointed Special Advocates in Mississippi

(Jackson, Mississippi) – Governor Phil Bryant signed House Bill 1213 into law, effective July 1, 2017, recognizing and legitimizing the role and responsibilities of Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteers in Mississippi.   CASA Mississippi, Inc. is a non-profit organization that advocates for the best interests of abused and neglected children through the development and […]

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