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LACASA Board Member Receives Tribute

Bonnie Miller, one of LACASA’s original founders and a member of the agency’s board of directors for more than 30 years, is hanging up her cause T-shirts in Livingston County. During a retirement tribute on September 18, 2013, the LACASA board and staff honored Miller for her vision and years of service. Miller was part […]

Grandma Mary: One of Our Treasures

MARCH 5, 2012 — Grandma Mary is a familiar touchstone for our clients and their children. Her smiling face welcomes them each time they arrive at LACASA’s respite center. For 12 years, Grandma Mary has provided care, compassion, playtime and laughter for the children of our shelter residents and counseling clients. “I’ve watched many of […]

LACASA Staff Insight

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

The conviction of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky captured the nation’s attention and cast a spotlight on an endless question: Why don’t victims tell? Tell a parent? Tell a teacher? Tell a friend? Tell someone? We know the question well at LACASA. It comes up repeatedly in our line of work, which […]