CASA Orientation Lunch & Learns
Join us for any of our 2014 CASA Orientations. You can learn more about Child Advocates and being a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteer. Orientations are held at Child Advocates’ office from 11:30AM-12:30PM. Lunch is provided. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
2014 Orientation Dates
|January 7||July 8|
|February 5||August 5|
|March 4||September 3|
|April 8||October 7|
|May 7||November 5|
|June 3||December 2|
CASA Volunteer Training
All training’s are held at the Child Advocates office located at 8200 Haverstick Road, Suite 240, Indianapolis, IN 46240.
Before you can sign up for a training, you must first submit a volunteer application.
- Must be at least 21 years old and a high school graduate
- Must successfully complete and pass the screening requirements of Child Advocates which include a criminal history check, CPS (Child Protective Services) check and Sex Offender check.
- Cannot be a licensed foster parent with Marion County wards in your home.
- Cannot be employed at an agency that holds a service provider contract with the Marion County Department of Child Services (DCS)
|9/9/14||Tuesday||CASA Roles & Responsibilities / DCS Overview||9:30am-2:00pm|
|9/11/14||Thursday||The Legal Process / Abuse & Neglect||9:30am-2:30pm|
|9/16/14||Tuesday||Report Writing & Interviewing / Cultural Sensitivity||9:30am-2:30pm|
|9/18/14||Thursday||Families in Crisis / Optima||9:30am-2:30pm|
|9/23/14||Tuesday||Graduation / Volunteer Panel||10:00am-12:00pm|
|9/29/14||Monday||CASA Roles & Responsibilities / DCS Overview||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|10/1/14||Wednesday||The Legal Process||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|10/6/14||Monday||Abuse & Neglect||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|10/13/14||Monday||NO CLASS due to Columbus Day||N/A|
|10/15/14||Wednesday||Report Writing & Interviewing||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|10/20/14||Monday||Families in Crisis/ Optima||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|10/22/14||Wednesday||Volunteer Panel/ Graduation||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|11/1/14||Saturday||CASA Roles & Responsibilities / DCS Overview / The Legal Process||9:30am-4:30pm|
|11/8/14||Saturday||Abuse & Neglect / Report Writing & Interviewing||9:30am-4:30pm|
|11/15/14||Saturday||Cultural Sensitivity / Families in Crisis / Optima||9:30am-4:30pm|
|11/18/14||Tuesday||Volunteer Panel / Graduation||10:00am-2:00pm|