Program Details

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)

Program ID 239
Program Name Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Street Address 707 Broadway NE Suite 101
Albuquerque
New Mexico 87102
Mailing Address  
Phone Numbers (505) 217-0220
Fax (505) 766-1818
E-mail nmcasa@swcp.com
Web Site  
Eligibility Adults 21 and older must fill out an application and complete and intensive interview with the director. Local, State and Federal background checks are completed. Each applicant must participate in 25 hrs of training and yearly 10 hrs of in-service.
Gender Served  
Ages Served 03-07,08-11,12-14,15-17,18-21
Capacity  
Funding Sources NM Court System
Non-profit Yes
Description A volunteer program of adults following abuse/neglect cases through children's court. Court Appointed Advocates investigate and monitor CYFD treatment plans for children and respondents. They report to the court and changes to the client's issues regarding treatment. The program is to assist children's court judges by providing case information at court hearings. The volunteers are the voices of the children.
Contract Division  
Client Populations Abused / Neglected
Services Offered Advocacy
Placement
Counties Served Bernalillo
State-wide No
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