CASA for the Highland Lakes Area of Blanco, Burnet, Lampasas, Llano and San Saba Counties has just been awarded certification by the National Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Association. This certification recognizes that CASA for the Highland Lakes Area is … Read more
Messages from the Executive Director
When Aly Winningham and her spouse decided to adopt a child from foster care they did not realize just how much of a difference a CASA volunteer could make for their growing family. A girl from our area was placed … Read more
This time of year truly is the “most wonderful time of the year” because the generosity of others is so obvious during the Holidays. On almost every corner you hear about a group of people collecting winter clothing for the … Read more
CASA for the Highland Lakes Area is still serving the same area of the Hill Country, but our services are reaching more children than ever before. Today, more children in our service area need CASA advocates because abused and neglected … Read more
Let’s Stomp Out Child Abuse:
April is Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month
Last year 47,348 children were in the Texas foster care system and over 66,000 children in Texas were confirmed as victims of abuse or neglect. 59% of these victims … Read more
Dear CASA Volunteers and Supporters,
This time of year is so busy for all and today I just want to stop for a moment and reflect on our blessings here at CASA and let you all know how we use what … Read more
CASA for the Highland Lakes Area Focuses on Volunteer Recruitment and Training
Here at CASA we understand that our volunteers are our backbone. CASA for the Highland Lakes Area truly is a volunteer-based organization and we simply could not make the difference … Read more
For many, Memorial Day Weekend signifies the beginning of summer, and summer in the Hill Country sure has gotten off to a tragic start. Our hearts go out to all of the flood and tornado victims across the country, but … Read more
Every year in April we observe Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month. It is a time for us to show our support for child victims in our area and examine what more we can do to help raise awareness and … Read more
Valentine’s Day is a special day of the year. There are parties, chocolates, cards, and candy with “Be Mine” written on them, but do you know the history of Valentine’s Day?
There are several stories about a priest named Valentine who … Read more
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