(35.64697,-81.22288)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1097 S Brady AvenueNewton, NC 28658

Guardian ad Litem-A Child's Advocate in Court

About

Do you have a love for children? Are you willing to give 4-5 hours per month to make a difference in a child's life? Do you live in Burke, Caldwell or Catawba counties? If the answer is yes, please consider becoming a Guardian ad Litem for an abused or neglected child. GAL's attend a free 30-hour training and are sworn in by a district court Judge. Requirements include visiting the child monthly and preparing a report for the Judge describing the child's needs. To fill out an application online visit www.volunteerforgal.org.

Skills

  • Child Welfare
  • People Skills
  • Youth Services
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-5 hours per month
  • Submit application to www.volunterforgal.org
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