Frequently Asked Questions

What are the requirements to be a CASA Volunteer?
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must be able to pass a background and reference check
  • ​Attend pre-service training class (30 hours)
  • ​Commit to at least one year of service, or the lifespan of the case (whichever comes first)
  • Sign the Pledge of  Confidentiality


What are the duties of a CASA Volunteer?
  • Interview all parties involved with a child whom the CASA Volunteer has been assigned
  • ​Record all findings as the investigation progresses
  • Attend Juvenile Court hearings involving the case
  • ​Attend the Department of Children's Services meetings involving the case
  • Prepare written reports with recommendations for all hearings
  • ​Monitor proceedings in other courts, which may have an impact on the child's case
  • Regularly confer with the CASA Staff


Can I be a volunteer if I work full-time and/or have children?

Yes! CASA is a great volunteer opportunity that provides for a flexible schedule. For Court and any meeting you cannot get off work for or have child care issues, the CASA staff will work with you and  represent your recommendations.

Complete and submit the form below:

Want to Volunteer?

PLEASE REPORT ALL SUSPECTED CHILD ABUSE BY CALLING +1 (877) 237-0004

Training is held every Tuesday evening from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm over the course of 5 weeks. Following are the CASA Volunteer training dates for 2021:


Winter:

February 9, 2021


Summer:

June 1, 2021


Fall:

September 14, 2021

2021 Training Dates