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  26,148
Kentucky children were involved
in court cases of abuse, neglect,
and dependency in 2017 1

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3,069
of those children had the help of a
CASA volunteer 2

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980
trained CASA volunteers are actively working in Kentucky 3

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CHILDREN WHO ARE ASSIGNED A CASA VOLUNTEER...4
 

are half as likely to re-enter
foster care as children
without a 
CASA

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spend less time in foster care overall before finding a safe, permanent home

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perform better in school
 

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score higher on nine protective factors →

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  • Neighborhood resources

  • Interested adults

  • Sense of acceptance

  • Controls against deviant behavior

  • Models of conventional behavior

  • Positive attitude towards the future

  • Valuing achievement

  • Ability to work with others

  • Ability to work out conflicts

     


 

OUR VISION : SERVING EVERY CHILD IN KENTUCKY

 

—YOU CAN HELP—

 

BE A VOICE. BE THE DIFFERENCE. BECOME A CASA

 


 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

 

VIEW OUR 17-18 ANNUAL REPORT

 

VIEW OUR BIENNIAL REPORT

 

VIEW KENTUCKY CHILD ABUSE,
NEGLECT, AND DEPENDENCY
DATA BY COUNTY

 

 

 

 

Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts

Kentucky CASA Network, Inc., Biennial Report, January 2018

Kentucky CASA Network, Inc., Biennial Report, January 2018

National CASA Association – Evidence of Effectiveness

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