CASA Volunteers Step Up to be Next to Foster Child’s Side in Court

By Dustin Klemann March 3, 2016 In 2015, 450 Yellowstone County kids were placed in foster care.¬†That’s more than double the number in 2014. To help with the process,¬†16 new volunteers stepped up and are now CASA volunteers. The goal of a CASA volunteer is to advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children in court and other settings. Yellowstone County District Court Judge Russell Fagg confirmed the volunteers in a ceremony on Wednesday. Becoming a CASA volunteer is an investment of time, energy...