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Who We Are

Mission & History

Massachusetts CASA supports local CASA volunteer advocacy programs and advocates for effective public policy for children in the Commonwealth.

Mission

The Massachusetts CASA Association provides support to state CASA programs that utilize trained community volunteers to advocate on behalf of children in the court system. The Massachusetts CASA Organization works to promote, assist, and support the development, growth, and continuation of CASA programs in the state that agree to follow the standards set by the National CASA Association and this Association. Massachusetts CASA’s primary goal is to ensure that each and every child in the state grows up in a safe and permanent home.

Vision

A Commonwealth where every child is given the opportunity to thrive in a safe and permanent home.

Purpose

To provide support to state CASA programs that utilize trained community volunteers to advocate on behalf of children in the court system;

To promote, assist, and support the development, growth, and continuation of CASA programs in the state that agree to follow the standards set by the National CASA Association and this Association;

To advocate for and support the interests of abused and neglected children in the Commonwealth;

To ensure that each and every child in the state grows up in a safe and permanent home; and

To educate the community regarding its responsibility for children involved in the court process.

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