Three thought provoking videos

Video #1: Shared with us by an Advocate who that this Ted Talk, by someone who could’ve been a school shooter, is the reason she loves CASA so much. Videos #2 and #3: Great conversations openers. These will be included in our Cultural Competency...

Broken Adoptions (USA Today)

For tens of thousands of children in the U.S., their ‘forever family’ doesn’t last long. USA TODAY investigates: Why do adoptions fail? USA TODAY Published 5:01 AM EDT May. 19, 2022  Updated 12:31 PM EDT May. 19, 2022 Full...

Adolescent Behaviors and Experiences Survey (ABES)

United States, January–June 2021, Center for Disease Contol  Adolescent Behaviors And Experiences Survey (ABES) is the first nationally representative look at the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the health of our nation’s youth.  ABES was a 110-question online...

Teen Dating Violence Workshop

February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. In support of the ongoing effort to prevent the devatstating cycle of abuse, Alternatives to Domestic Violence offered a workshop on the dynamics of dating abuse and its impact on adolescents,...