Advisory/Advocacy Services

CAPITAL DISTRICT COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ASSISTANTS (CASA)

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceCASA provides dedicated, highly trained individuals who advocate for the best interests of children who are at risk of abuse and neglect. Family Court judges appoint CASA volunteers to investigate cases of possible abuse and-or neglect. The CASA volunteer spends time talking to all parties involved, from the child to social service providers. After this extensive investigation process is completed the CASA volunteer gives the Family Court Judge a detailed report on their findings.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, and Washington
TerritoryOTHER SITE LOCATIONS:

SERVICING SARATOGA, WARREN, AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES
480 Broadway, LL-32
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Phone: 518-584-6361

SERVICING SCHENECTADY COUNTY
1473 Erie Boulevard, Suite 302
Schenectady, NY 12305
Phone: 518-847-0117
Intake ProcedureCall 518-446-0356
Intake RequirementsReferral required from a Family Court judge
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityChildren appearing in Family Court
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-4:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 10 North Russell Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12206
Main Phone 518-446-0356
Fax 518-446-0379
Service Location Email info@mediationmatter.org
Web Address www.mediationmatters.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: MEDIATION MATTERS
Affiliated Program: CAPITAL DISTRICT COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ASSISTANTS (CASA)
This Service: Advisory/Advocacy Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Dependency Investigation (PH-6500.1500-160)