Learn how to make a difference in the life of a child!


DONATE TO THIS
ORGANIZATION
(34.090233,-118.344765)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue Jan 09, 2018, 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM

Where

West Hollywood Gateway Community Room7100 Santa Monica BlvdLos Angeles, CA 90046


About

A Court Appointed Special Advocate (or CASA) volunteer makes a difference for children in foster care. CASA volunteers are paired to work one-on-one with a child and ensure they have the services and support needed in the areas important to all children: stable placement, education, and healthcare. There are 30,000 kids in the child welfare system in LA and many need the support of a CASA volunteer.

The first step toward becoming a CASA volunteer is attending an information session, where we describe the role and impact our volunteers have.

To RSVP for this or another information session, please visit: http://casala.org/informationsessions/ or call 323-859-2888 x6318. More information is also available at http://casala.org/.

Skills

  • Child Welfare
  • Child Advocacy
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 years, approximately 15 hours a month

Report this opportunity

Report this opportunity