Sarah Terwelp, Executive Director
Mission Statement: The mission of CASA of Shawnee County, Inc. is to utilize volunteers to advocate for the best interest of children and youth involved in the court system. The purpose of this advocacy is to provide a voice for these children in an effort to have informed and expedient decisions made about their future.
Hours: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday
- Certified volunteers who expedite permanency planning by providing the court with an independent, unbiased assessment of the child’s needs and by monitoring the implementation of the decision of the court.
Eligibility: Must be involved in the court system
How to Apply: Referrals from court
Funding: Grants, foundations, individual & corporate contributions and fundraising efforts