CASA Fall 2017 New Advocate Training Schedule

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 Monday, October 23, 2017 5:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Chapter 2 Children’s Needs & Development/Child Abuse & Neglect/Trauma & Resilience Tuesday, October 24, 2017 5:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Chapter 3 Professional Communication/Communication & Interviewing Thursday, October 26, 2017 5:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Chapter 4 Poverty/Cultural Competence Monday, October 30, 2017 5:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Chapter 5 Mental Health/Substance Abuse Thursday, November 2, 2017 5:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Chapter 6 Domestic Violence Monday, November 6, 2017 5:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Chapter 7 Permanence/Educational Advocacy/Advocating for Older Youth & LBGTQ Tuesday, November 7, 2017 5:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Chapter 8 Active Volunteer panel/Training Review/Looking Ahead Thursday, November 9, 2017 5:15 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Swearing In & Court Observation TBA TBA

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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