Thursday, April 10, 2014
Windows On Washington
Imagine being subjected to years of physical and emotional abuse by your mom, including being told regularly that she wishes you'd never been born.
Children with a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)® spend less time in foster care and are less likely to re-enter foster care.
As of December 31, 2013:
Children in St. Louis foster care: 1,466
Children represented by Voices: 533
CASA advocates: 249
Children needing a CASA advocate: 1,083