Imagine being subjected to years of physical and emotional abuse by your mom, including being told regularly that she wishes you'd never been born.
Children with a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)® spend less time in foster care and are less likely to re-enter foster care.
As of March 31, 2013:
Children in St. Louis foster care: 1,436
Children represented by Voices: 559
CASA advocates: 294
Children needing a CASA advocate: 1,027