CASA Advocate Training Schedule

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of South Central KY, I c. is a non-profit agency dedicated to preventing and eliminating further trauma to children. CASA provides support, advocacy, and intervention for abused, neglected, and dependent children in South Central Kentucky’s Family Court Systems. A CASA volunteer is a court appointed, trained and committed adult who ensures that each child’s individual needs remain a priority in an over-burdened child welfare system. For more information, check out our website: www.CASAofSCK.org

Chapter 1 Introduction Saturday, February 11, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Chapter 2 The Law Saturday, February 11, 2017 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Chapter 3 Cultural Competence Saturday, February 11, 2017 2:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Chapter 4 Understanding Families I Saturday, February 18, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Chapter 5 Understanding Families II Saturday, February 18, 2017 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Chapter 6 Communication Saturday, February 18, 2017 2:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Chapter 7 Understanding Children Saturday, February 25, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Chapter 8 Gathering Information Saturday, February 25, 2017 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Chapter 9 Reporting & Monitoring Saturday, February 25, 2017 2:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
 Chapter 10 Putting it all Together/Court Oath & Observation TBD 3 hours

Personal conflicts with these dates does not rule out this training. You must be 21 years old to become a CASA advocate.

Please contact Jana at director@casaofsck.org or call 270.782.5353, if you have questions or want to be sent the application and other forms. Or you can visit: www.CASAofSCK.org/volunteer.

There is a CASA child waiting for you!

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