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CASA Volunteer Training Begins in February

CASA Volunteer Training Begins in February

Volunteers who become Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) serve as the voice of children who are in foster care or involved in the family court system. These are children from Livingston County who cannot return home because it is not safe. As a CASA Advocate, you may be the only consistent adult in a child’s […]

Development Coordinator Career Opportunity

Development Coordinator Career Opportunity

LACASA Center currently is seeking a creative and collaborative person with a strong background in relationship building and special events management. This position assists the Chief Development Officer in key areas of benefactor communications, donor engagement and fundraising initiatives. A primary focus of this position is managing LACASA’s signature fundraising events and coordinating a variety […]

Tropical Event to Benefit Our CASA Program

Tropical Event to Benefit Our CASA Program

  Livingston Sunrise Rotary Club presents Midnight in the Tropics Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 6 – 11 pm Johnson Center, Cleary University, 3750 Cleary Drive, Howell Livingston Sunrise Rotary Club invites you to “Midnight in the Tropics,” its annual fundraising event to support the youth of Livingston County. Enjoy an evening of Entertainment Dinner Dancing […]

Registration Open for ‘Fathers Only’ Program

Registration Open for ‘Fathers Only’ Program

Men Meet Weekly to Discuss Parenting Challenges & Rewards This eight-week learning experience is designed for fathers, stepfathers, grandfathers, and male role models. Our winter session starts Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018. Topics include: • The Father I Choose To Be • Fathering Without Fear • Fathering Without Violence • Fathering Daughters/Sons Dates: Wednesdays — Jan. […]

Job Position Open for CASA Coordinator

Job Position Open for CASA Coordinator

Founded in 1981, LACASA Center is an independent, locally-based nonprofit that provides comprehensive services for victims and survivors of child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault. We also spearhead community education and awareness programs that help keep our community safer. We currently are seeking a full-time Advocate Coordinator for our Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) […]

Invite a Friend to ‘Within these Walls’

Invite a Friend to ‘Within these Walls’

Come and get to know us! You are invited to attend Within these Walls, an event series we host throughout the year. (See our 2018 schedule below.) Our Within these Walls events are small, personal gatherings that introduce you to LACASA Center and our mission.  During these one-hour programs, we share our stories, discuss our plans […]

‘Nurturing Parenting’ Series Starts Jan. 23

‘Nurturing Parenting’ Series Starts Jan. 23

The winter session of our eight-week Nurturing Parenting Program starts Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at LACASA Center. This is an award-winning, nationally recognized program for parents of young children, from newborn to 11 years old. Parents will learn more about empathy, appropriate expectations, positive discipline, power and independence, and parenting roles. Dates: Tuesdays, Jan. 23 […]

Thank You for Your Support!

Thank You for Your Support!

  Gratitude for Giving LACASA Center and the LACASA Collection want to extend our deepest gratitude to our nonprofit organization’s 2017 sponsors, donors and volunteers who so generously support our mission. It is because of individuals like you, that abuse victims receive the help and resources they need to live safe and productive lives. Your […]

LACASA Awards Bordine’s Team

LACASA Awards Bordine’s Team

Our Mission Partners are Changing Lives

Our Mission Partners are Changing Lives

LACASA Center’s Mission Partners are committed to ensuring that help and hope are available for victims of child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault in our community.  These donors provide sizeable contributions each year that make a significant difference in the lives of victims, survivors and their families. We are forever grateful for their ongoing support of our mission. # […]

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Why Children Don’t Tell: Sandusky case sheds light on complexities of child sexual abuse

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is updated regularly in the footnote section, which provides links to ongoing news about the Penn State Scandal and its aftermath. By Robin L. O’Grady with Nicole Matthews-Creech The conviction of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky captured the nation’s attention and cast a spotlight on an endless question: […]

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