Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

CASA6811 Kenilworth AvenueRiverdale, MD 20737


About

Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), Prince George's County is looking for Spanish-speaking volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children. Spanish-speaking volunteers need not be native speakers but should be proficient in communicating in both English and Spanish. CASA is a non-profit that trains and supervises volunteers who advocate in the courts for the best interest of children who are in foster care due to abuse or neglect.

CASA provides 37 hours of training 4 times a year. Once interviewed, screened and trained, volunteers make a minimum one year commitment advocating for a child in foster care.

Please visit our website to learn more about being a Court Appointed Special Advocate: www.pgcasa.org.

Skills

  • Child Advocacy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Youth Services
  • Child Welfare

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10-15 hours per month, 1 year commitment to youth
  • Complete 37 hours pre-service training

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