Kylie’s Adoption Success Story

Baby Kylie* was born substance exposed and at high risk for neglect due to being born both HIV positive and Hepatitis C positive. Her parents had an extensive history of…

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Celebrate Adoption Awareness Month this November!

Each November we observe Adoption Awareness Month, celebrating the children and families brought together through adoption. First celebrated as Adoption Week in Massachusetts in 1976, Adoption Awareness Month was solidified…

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Fairfax CASA’s FY21 Annual Report

FY21 was a challenging year for nonprofits, for families, for the country and for the world. Thanks to the continued support of our CASA community, our team rose to meet…

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Welcome our newest CASA advocates!

On Wednesday, October 13, 2021, Fairfax CASA welcomed 11 new CASA volunteers and our newest CASA Supervisor, Lisa Yue Banks, to CASA service during a swearing-in ceremony held over Zoom.…

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Fairfax CASA Success Story – October 2021

When Jemma* was 2 years old, the Court placed her under a protective order because she had witnessed so much violence between her parents. She lived with her grandmother while…

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Each October we observe Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Also known as DVAM, the observance evolved from 1981’s “Day of Unity” organized by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence and sought…

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October CASA Chronicle

This issue covers the information about Domestic Violence Awareness Month, celebrates our newest CASA supervisor and volunteers, inspires with a moving success story, and much more. We invite you to…

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Meet New CASA Supervisor, Lisa Yue!

We are thrilled to announce the newest addition to our CASA team – Supervisor Lisa Yue! Lisa brings a wealth of advocacy experience to Fairfax and we are excited that…

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Continuing School Success for Students

Our students, teachers, and parents are officially one month into the school year.   Academic success not only prepares children for further learning and their futures, but also contributes to their…

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Celebrating Kinship Month

September celebrates the importance and commitment of kinship caregivers throughout our community. Kinship care reflects both formal and informal arrangements for a child whose parents are unable or unwilling to…

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