Protecting children. Promoting safe homes. Advocating for brighter futures.

Welcome to the website of the Rappahannock Area CASA program. We speak up for abused and neglected children in court and promote safe, permanent homes for all children.

WANT TO JOIN US? Our next volunteer training session will start the last week of June. Training includes several classes spread over a few weeks and prepares participants to advocate for children. Please contact us at 540-710-6199 or at if you'd like to become a child advocate! We're always eager to welcome caring new volunteers. To see the training schedule, click here

We're also seeking candidates for our Board of Directors. Our Board raises funds for CASA, provides financial and strategic oversight and raises awareness of our work in the community. If you're interested in joining our Board, please click here.


Other ways to help CASA:
  • Sponsor The Downtown Mile for CASA. All proceeds from this annual summertime race benefit our efforts to help abused and neglected children. Our financial needs are rising along with our caseload, so we're currently seeking race sponsors. Click here for details or send an email to our director, Janet Watkins, at
  • Donate: All contributions to CASA are tax-deductible and support our efforts to help abused and neglected children. Click here to donate online or see other options.
  • Like us on Facebook. Our page provides information about our program and challenges facing the children we serve.
To keep up with the latest CASA news, please click here!