Programs

CASA of the New River Valley
CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of the New River Valley, a program of NRV CARES, trains volunteers to advocate for children in court.
Parenting Young Children
Systematic Training for Effective Parenting curriculum (STEP) for parents/caregivers of children ages birth through 6 years.
Community Education
NRV CARES engages in many community initiatives that work to prevent child abuse and neglect before it occurs.

NRV CARES

NRV CARES 

NRV CARES is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to protecting children from abuse and strengthening families through education, advocacy and community partnerships.

NRV CARES services are available to all citizens living in the counties of Montgomery, Pulaski, Giles, Floyd, and the City of Radford.  NRV CARES, with the help of the New River Valley community, strives to improve the lives of the smallest and most defenseless members of our society, while helping to support an environment where families can thrive. 

Starting in September:  NRV CARES is pleased to offer the Circle of Parents® parent support and leadership development program to the New River Valley community!  Please click on the Parenting Young Children link to learn more.

Click here to view a list of supporting agencies.