ORIENTATION EVENTS –
Come join us at one of our upcoming events to learn more about representing the voice of abused and neglected children in court, and what it means to become a CASA volunteers. If Saturday morning works best for you, join us for Coffee with CASA. If a weekday noon hour works well, join us for a Lunch & Learn. If you’d rather come in and talk with us personally, please contact Dionne Jones, email@example.com , to set up an interview.
2015 Orientation Dates
Please RSVP to Dionne@childadvocates.net. Orientation events will be held at our Child Advocates office (8200 Haverstick Rd, Ste 250, Indianapolis 46240).
*Additional event dates may be added as they are determined
Lunch & Learn’s
New Additional* 4/27/15 Monday Lunch & Learn 11:30am-12:30pm
|5/6/15||Wednesday||Lunch & Learn||11:30am-12:30pm|
|6/23/15||Tuesday||Lunch & Learn||11:30am-12:30pm|
|7/28/15||Tuesday||Lunch & Learn||11:30am-12:30pm|
|7/8/15||Tuesday||Lunch & Learn||11:30am-12:30pm|
|10/2/15||Friday||Lunch & Learn||11:30am-12:30pm|
|11/2/15||Monday||Lunch & Learn||11:30am-12:30pm|
|12/15/15||Tuesday||Lunch & Learn||11:30am-12:30pm|
Coffee With CASA
New Additional* 5/2/15 Saturday Coffee with CASA 10:30am-11:30am
|5/9/15||Saturday||Coffee with CASA||9:30am-10:30am|
|6/13/15||Saturday||Coffee with CASA||9:30am-10:30am|
|7/18/15||Saturday||Coffee with CASA||9:30am-10:30am|
|8/8/15||Saturday||Coffee with CASA||9:30am-10:30am|
|9/19/15||Saturday||Coffee with CASA||9:30am-10:30am|
|10/17/15||Saturday||Coffee with CASA||9:30am-10:30am|
|11/14/15||Saturday||Coffee with CASA||9:30am-10:30am|
|12/5/15||Saturday||Coffee with CASA||9:30am-10:30am|
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)
|3/7/15||Saturday||CASA Roles & Responsibilities / DCS Overview / The Legal Process||9:30am-4:30pm|
|3/14/15||Saturday||Abuse & Neglect / Report Writing & Interviewing||9:30am-4:30pm|
|3/28/15||Saturday||Cultural Sensitivity / Families in Crisis / Optima||9:30am-4:30pm|
|3/31/15||Tuesday||Volunteer Panel / Graduation||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|4/14/15||Tuesday||CASA Roles & Responsibilities/ DCS Overview||9:30am-3:00pm|
|4/17/15||Friday||The Legal Process/ Abuse & Neglect||9:30am-3:00pm|
|4/21/15||Tuesday||Court Report Writing & Interviewing/Cultural Sensativity||9:30am-3:00pm|
|4/23/15||Thursday||Families in Crisis/ Optima||9:30am-3:00pm|
|4/28/15||Tuesday||Graduation/ Volunteer Panel||10:00am-12:00pm|
|5/5/15||Tuesday||CASA Roles and Responsibilities||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|5/7/15||Thursday||The Legal Process/ DCS Overview||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|5/14/15||Thursday||Abuse and Neglect||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|5/19/15||Tuesday||Court Report Writing & Interviewing||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|5/26/15||Tuesday||Families in Crisis||5:30pm-8:30pm|
|5/28/15||Thursday||Graduation/ Volunteer Panel/Optima||5:30pm-8:30pm|