In 2013, CASA of Franklin County served 779 children, only 23% of the children in the Franklin County Juvenile Court System.
In Ohio, a child is abused or neglected every 17 minutes.
A child is likely to move three or more times during the average 21 months they spend in foster care.
Only 54% of youth in foster care earn a high school diploma and only 2% earn a bachelor’s degree or higher.
In 2014, CASA of Franklin County was on track to serve over 800 children who have been severely abused and neglected.
CASA Staff Attorney Opportunity Open Now!
Become a member of the CASA legal team as a Staff Attorney and you will use the law to change the lives of neglected and abused children every day through the Franklin County Juvenile Court system. Click here to learn more.
We are for the Child. We are You.
“I am for the child who has been abused, the child who is afraid to go home; who thinks its her fault, who is forced to keep a secret… or else.
CASA Training: Next Session Begins In July
CASA’s pre-service training to become a volunteer Guardian ad Litem builds your skill foundation by blending on-line and in-person coursework to suit different schedules and learning styles. Join us for a NEW session of the online FLEX Training!