Childrens Alliance of South Texas


Our Mission: To provide a place where the trauma ends and healing and justice begin.


Children’s Alliance of South Texas- A Child Advocacy Center, also known as CAST provides services to Atascosa, Frio, Karnes, LaSalle and Wilson counties, covering over 5,400 square miles.  CAST provides services to children who are suspected victims of sexual abuse, physical abuse, neglect and for children who have witnessed a violent crime.  The Center is a child-friendly, specially equipped facility where children go for a recorded forensic interviews, medical exams, counseling and intervention during the investigation and prosecution of child abuse cases.  CAST works with a multi-disciplinary team consisting of law enforcement, Child Protective Services and the District Attorney’s office to make sure no child will fall through the cracks.