19 citizens sworn in as Court Appointed Special Advocates

February 6, 2019 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) – CASA of the Pikes Peak Region is pleased to introduce you to the newest class of Court Appointed Special Advocates who were sworn in as officers of the court by Magistrate Dennis McGuire at the El Paso County Combined Courts last night. These nineteen citizens are volunteers who…

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Hundreds of Foster Children to Receive Gifts from the CASA Santa’s Shop

December 18, 2018 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) — CASA of the Pikes Peak Region is pleased to announce the opening of its 2018 Santa’s Shop which will provide Christmas gifts for hundreds of foster children throughout the Pikes Peak Region. Thanks to the community’s generous support, the shop is stocked with new toys, books, games, clothing,…

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Milton Foster Children’s Fund/The Hanger Events

Please contact Jill at for more information or to register for events. Upcoming Events & Classes AUG. 24: ROCK CLIMBING Join us from 10:30 – 12:30 on Saturday, August 24, for free rock climbing at City Rock located at 21 N. Nevada Ave. Each teen must have a waiver signed at, and advanced…

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Upcoming Events and Trainings for Volunteers

FEBRUARY 19: CASA Office Closed The CASA office will be closed on Monday, February 19 in observance of President’s Day. FEBRUARY 22-23: Trauma-Informed Practices  The Denver Children’s Advocacy Center (DCAC) is presenting two days of workshops for anyone who works with children. If you’ve ever wondered if there is a better way to help kids who…

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Get the 411 on CASA Volunteer Opportunities!

  We know that when considering a commitment as important as becoming a CASA volunteer, you’ll have lots of questions. That’s why we host CASA Informational Sessions for both our Advocacy and our Supervised Exchange and Parenting Time (SEPT) programs. All sessions are hosted at the CASA Building which is located at 418 South Weber…

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New Faces at CASA

  Hello from interim Executive Director Mittie Pedraza Dependency & Neglect (D&N) Program Manager Crystal Erickson introduces new D&N Volunteer Coordinator Katherine Hastings Director of Programs Angela Rose introduces new Volunteer Recruitment Manager Uriko Stout Blooper Reel: A few video out takes, just for fun…

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Judy Barnett: First Board President

Judy Barnett was an instrumental force behind the creation of our local CASA program. In 1987, Judy and members of the Junior League of Colorado Springs studied the issue of child abuse in El Paso and Teller counties and became concerned that child victims did not have adequate representation and advocacy. Judy lead the research committee…

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