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ABOUT
CASA

We strive to give a voice to every child who is a ward of the court in Polk County due to abuse and neglect. We accomplish this through representation by a CASA volunteer who is dedicated to advocating for the child’s best interest in court with the ultimate goal of a safe and permanent home for every child.

LEND YOUR VOICE

No matter your background or your resume, you can Change a Child’s Story.™

OUR MISSION

The mission of CASA of Polk County, Inc.  exists is to recruit, train, guide, and support volunteers appointed by Polk County judges to represent the best interests of abused and neglected children in the judicial dependency system.

OUR VISION

For every child to have a safe and permanent home, and that every child that is a ward of the court be represented by a CASA.  Our current goal is to build our capacity so we can achieve our vision.

OUR VALUES

CASA of Polk County, Inc. strives to uphold in every action and interaction: compassion; commitment; integrity; inclusivity; justice; equality and respect for all. 

Partners

OUR PARTNERS

There are children and youth in our community who need their voice to be heard. We can’t do it alone. Our partners make it possible for us to continue to recruit, train, and support CASAs for each child in our community.

Thank You to Our Financial Partners

Spirit Mountain Community Fund

Willamette Health Council

Ford Foundation

Herbert A. Templeton Foundation

Marie Lamfrom Charitable Foundation

The Healy Foundation

United Way of the Mid-Willamette Valley

MAPS Credit Union

Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics

Autzen Foundation

Braemar Charitable Trust

Polk County Board of Commissioners

Swigert Foundation

Randall Charitable Trust

Thank You to Our Community Partners

Oregon Department of Human Services

Dallas Area Chamber of Commerce

Polk County Behavioral Health

Monmouth Independence Chamber of Commerce

Polk County Service Integration Team

West Salem Business Association

Maiden Marketing

Dunham Graphic Design

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