Court Appointed Special Advocate Program (CASA) & Foster Care Review Board (FCRB)

Contact Person: Melissa Loehr
Business Phone Number: 712-262-0271
City: Spencer, IA
If applicable, what is your HOTLINE number: 1-855-372-0358
Business Website Address: http://childadvocacy.iowa.gov
Counties You Cover: Dickinson, Osceola, O Brien, Clay
Description of Services You Offer:

The Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program recruits, trains, and supports community volunteers to serve as an effective voice in court for abuse and neglected children, ensuring that children are living in a safe, permanent and nurturing home. The CASA becomes the “eyes and ears” of the child in the court system.

The Foster Care Review Board recruits, trains and supports volunteers to serve on local community boards working to improve how permanency is achieved for Iowa Children placed in Foster Care.

Cost of Services: Services are provided free of charge to families in juvenile court, must be ordered by the Judge.
Services Provided for the Following Ages: Prenatal, Infant/Toddler, Preschool, School Aged