Success Story

Over the summer of 2020 a case involving 3 siblings was brought before the court due to parental mental health struggles and the suicide of their father in the presence…

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Upcoming Virtual Information Sessions

This October we will be hosting two virtual information sessions on the roles and responsibilities of a Court Appointed Special Advocate for abused and neglected children, and how to become…

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September Staff Recommendations

Staff Recommendations: This month’s staff recommendations come from two other Virginia CASA organizations! The first from Rappahannock CASA’s Executive Director, Janet Watkins, and the second from the Executive Director of…

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Job Opening at CASA!

Fairfax CASA is currently seeking a Communications, Events and Fundraising Specialist. This position is either full-time, or part-time, depending on the candidate. Primary responsibilities include social media content creation and…

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Representation Matters

This week, Disney released a teaser trailer of its upcoming live action “The Little Mermaid” staring Halle Bailey. Mothers posted videos of their young Black and Brown children reacting to…

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August 2022 Brief

Summer has been unusually busy here at Fairfax CASA, with an uptick in cases as we get ready for the usual increase in our caseload due to schools being back…

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July CASA Chronicle

Summer seems to be flying by this year and our July chronicle is already here! We are busy here at CASA with training new volunteers, handling new cases and recruitment…

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June Staff Recommendations

Our staff recommendations for June continue to focus on uplifting the voices of youth in foster care. Because of their life experiences, these youth are truly experts in the child…

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Allyship at Fairfax CASA

A core tenet of CASA advocacy is to ensure that the children we serve have a safe, trusted, and reliable adult. Every child we work with deserves to feel physically…

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Carlos’ Foster Care Success Story

Carlos entered foster care at the age of 15.  He had previously immigrated from Central America, experiencing multiple traumatic events during the trip to the United States, and had been…

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