2024 Graduation Success Stories

Congratulations 2024 grads!  We honor our CASA youth who encountered difficult obstacles, yet dedicated their time and effort to bettering themselves and the society we live in. Way to go…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Nancy Rooney

Nancy Rooney first took up volunteering for Fairfax CASA in 2018. In that time, Nancy has advocated and relentlessly served three families and eight children. She has been an essential…

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Fairfax CASA Success Story

In February 2022, Fairfax CASA received an Emergency Removal Order (ERO) case involving a 12-year-old boy alleging physical neglect. The affidavit contained allegations that the child was left unsupervised in…

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April CASA Chronicle

Click the button below to read Volume III Issue IV of the CASA Chronicle. Our newest edition of the quarterly publication includes stories from volunteers, office updates, and coverage on…

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Fairfax CASA Success Story

In May 2022, Fairfax CASA received a Preliminary Protective Order (PPO) case involving a three-year-old girl and a one-year-old boy.  The mother was pregnant and gave birth to another boy…

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CASA Success Story—Maria and Sofia

Seven years ago, Sofia*, entered the child welfare system when she was nine years old, with her older sister, Maria, who was 13, due to allegations of physical abuse and…

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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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Julia’s Foster Care Success Story

Julia entered foster care after she disclosed that she was sexually abused by her stepfather. Since coming into care, Julia has lived in two different foster homes, has changed social…

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Kyle’s Foster Care Success Story

Kyle came into foster care at the age of 17 after disclosing long-time abuse by his parents. He was initially placed in a youth shelter and quickly transitioned to a…

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Fairfax CASA Success – Trevor’s Story

Trevor* was removed from his mother’s care in October of 2020 due to physical abuse. A CASA was assigned and began to work with Trevor. The CASA immediately recognized that…

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