CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of South Central KY, Inc. 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||The Volunteer Role/The Child Welfare System||Saturday, February 3, 2018||8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.|
|Chapter 2||Children’s Needs & Development/Child Abuse & Neglect/Trauma & Resilience||Saturday, February 3, 2018||12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.|
|Chapter 4||Poverty/Cultural Competence||Saturday, February 10, 2018||8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.|
|Chapter 5||Mental Health/Substance Abuse||Saturday, February 10, 2018||12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.|
|Chapter 3||Professional Communication/Communication & Interviewing||Saturday, February 17, 2018||8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.|
|Chapter 6||Domestic Violence||Saturday, February 17, 2018||12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.|
|Chapter 7||Permanence/Educational Advocacy/Advocating for Older Youth & LBGTQ||Saturday, February 24, 2018||8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.|
|Chapter 8||Active Volunteer panel/Training Review/Looking Ahead||Saturday, February 24, 2018||12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.|
|Swearing In & Court Observation||TBA||TBA|
Please contact Jana at firstname.lastname@example.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 to download the forms.
There is a CASA child waiting for you!