June 1 & 2, 2019 ~ Come out for free family fun at the CAP Kids’ Fair. Our Child Abuse Prevention Council hosts a free awareness and activity tent all weekend for children and parents during the Pinckney Art Fair.
We invite you to be a hero for a vulnerable child from our community. Mix and mingle with celebrities and golf for good on June 17
Thursday, June 20 ~ Join us for a summer evening with local wordsmiths and storytellers as they weave tales that entertain and inspire. This is a fundraising event for LACASA Center hosted by Maria Stuart, editor of The Livingston Post, and Mona Shand, journalist and communications consultant.
Classes beginning June 4th ~ This 8-week, award-winning program teaches parents about empathy, appropriate expectations, and positive discipline.
May 20 – 27, 2019 ~ Bring in your retired, gently-worn clothing to J. Jill at Green Oak Village Place, Brighton, and you will receive 30% off one full-priced item. The gently-worn clothing is donated to LACASA Center for abuse victims. This program is sponsored by the J. Jill Compassion Fund.
Celebrate our 21st Anniversary of Garden Tour in July 2019. Get ideas and inspiration as you tour unique garden spaces throughout Livingston County.
May 22 ~ The focus of this workshop is to gain an understanding of common responses to sexual assault and learn about steps that can be taken towards healing.
LACASA’s Child Abuse Prevention (CAP) Council recently announced the recipient of the 2019 Champion for Children Award. Gavin Johnson was named the winner in appreciation for the encouragement, support and guidance he provides for the students and families at Brighton High School and in Livingston County.
Our comprehensive organization provides wrap-around services for abuse victims and their families. We also spearhead community-wide awareness and prevention initiatives. If you are passionate about our mission, we invite you to explore our career openings and volunteer opportunities.
Bayer & LACASA Partner to Protect Victims’ Pets ~ We are proud to be a partner with Bayer Animal Health and its Pet & Women Safety program to help protect domestic violence victims and their pets.
The Autism Alliance of Michigan has presented LACASA Center of Livingston County with an Alliance Seal of Approval. LACASA is the first interpersonal violence agency in the state to receive the AAoM seal.
September 13, 2018 | LACASA Center recently awarded Jim Gilligan, owner of Snedicor’s Green Earth Cleaners, with a recognition plaque honoring the 10th anniversary of hosting Cinderella’s Closet. Gilligan, who is Snedicor’s Chief Operating Officer, first began hosting the charity event in 2008.
Lucy Diebolt, a longtime LACASA volunteer, has to be one of the bravest people I’ve ever met. While she triumphed in her struggle over domestic violence, Lucy lost her battle with cancer on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.
Shining Stars! ~ We had so much fun honoring our volunteers this week. They dedicate their time, energy and talents in a myriad of ways to help victims and survivors of abuse from our community.
Spring 2018 ~ Our Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) were sworn in recently following their completion of specialized training programs at LACASA Center.
Our Canine Advocate, Penny, serves as a source of support for child abuse victims during court proceedings and while in counseling sessions.
LACASA Center's Champion for Children award recipient was named recently at the Child Abuse Prevention (CAP) Council’s Power of One Luncheon at the Howell Opera House.
St. Joseph Mercy Livingston Hospital recently donated $40,000 to LACASA’s Sexual Assault Response Center, which will enable the program to continue operating in Livingston County.
LACASA hosted a Gifts from the Heart open house luncheon today to celebrate its 12-year relationship with the Kellogg Family Foundation.
LACASA Center's CAP (Child Abuse Prevention) Council partnered with the Hartland Area Chamber of Commerce to recognize a Hartland Area business for going out of its way to enhance the lives of its employees and their families.