Yavapai CASA for Kids Foundation offers several programs to help youth participating in the foster care system. CASAs and case aides are encouraged to learn about and take advantage of these various programs.

Adoption Exchange Mailbox

A program that provides a safe and confidential way for biological and adoptive families to be to keep in touch with one another.

Grants for Kids

A program that covers the costs of a foster youth’s emergency needs and the items/experiences that contribute to a well-rounded childhood and adolescence, when those costs aren’t covered by the state or other sources.

Keys to Success

A program designed to help youth who are aging out of the Arizona foster care system in Yavapai County overcome barriers to success.

Celebration cards

A program that provides gift cards to foster children to celebrate their milestones.

Christmas Holiday Toy Drive

A Program that provides extra support to foster youth and their families during the holiday season.

Clothing Initiatives

Two different programs provide foster youth in Yavapai County with either emergency clothing or a bi-annual clothing allowance to supplement the $150 the state provides annually.

Family Visitation Center

A program that provides a safe, homelike, environment for current and former foster youth to have supervised family visits and other meetings.

Toy Chest

A program that provides birthday gifts and celebration presents for foster parents, CASAs, and DCS caseworkers to give to the foster youth in their lives.