Cause Areas

When

Thu Jun 15, 2017 - Mon Dec 18, 2017

Where

Volunteer site is inIndio, CA 92201

About

Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)

Objective:

  • CASA's are appointed by the juvenile depending cart to advocate for children in foster care in cart, school, and the community
Responsibilities:
  • Meet with assigned child at least once per month
  • Communicate regularly with UFC advocacy supervisor
  • Communicate with child's social worker, caregiver, and other professionals; write cart reports; related meetings and conferees
Qualification:
  • Comprehensive training is provided. CASA's who enjoy their role are reliable, empathic, patient, enjoy children, and are comfortable working with professionals and other from diverse background prospective volunteers must complete a background check

Assignment:
  • CASA's are asked to make an eighteen-month commitment and spend an average at 10 -15 hours per month avouching for their casa children per, hours vary depending on the child's

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Child Welfare
  • Crisis Intervention
  • People Skills
  • Youth Services
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 18 month commitment, 10-15 hours per month

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