Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Deep East Texas is a non-profit organization that serves Nacogdoches, Shelby and San Augustine counties. CASA of Deep East Texas trains citizen volunteers to speak in court for child victims of abuse and neglect offering them consistency and support during a difficult and tumultuous time in their life.

CASA is central to fulfilling society’s most fundamental obligation by making sure a qualified, compassionate adult will fight for and protect a child’s right to be treated with dignity and respect, and to learn and grow in the safe embrace of a loving family.