IMPACT is in the POWER of CHILD ADVOCACY through the Guardian Ad Litem Program
THE POWER OF ADVOCACY
A child with a Volunteer Child Advocate is...
TWICE as likely to find a safe, permanent home
Twice as likely to be adopted
HALF as likely to re-enter foster care
MORE ATTENTIVE and do better in school
More likely to graduate
More likely to participate in after-school and extracurricular activities like "normal kids"
More likely to get the services + resources they need for emotional + educational well-being
MORE LIKELY to receive available therapeutic services
...than any child without a Child Advocate Volunteer.
A SIMPLE SOLUTION
GAL Volunteer Child Advocates
Child Victims of Abuse or Neglect
HOPE for the FUTURE
The power of advocacy is real and measurable. Children with an advocate are significantly more likely to receive the resources and proper placement they need to be successful in life, despite the trauma of being victims of abuse, abandonment or neglect.