CASA Volunteers Make a Difference in the Life of a Child


(44.636814,-123.07073)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

2730 Pacific Blvd SESTE #201Albany, OR 97321
For the Child

About

CASA volunteers are appointed to one case at at time and become the "case expert" gathering, reading and learning as much as possible from the child, the casefile. the child's caseworker, counselor, teacher, foster parent, relatives, parents, etc. A CASA will attend court hearings or other meetings regarding the child and what the plan is for the child. The CASA will be involved in the decision-making process about the child by making recommendations. The CASA will visit the child monthly and submit data to the program regarding hours spent on the case and mileage. The CASA will keep a log of all contacts made in regard to the case. The CASA will staff the case with a supervisor and submit court reports for approval before distribution. The CASA will commit to remaining with a case until the Court has closed it.

Skills

  • Child Welfare
  • Child Advocacy

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Approx. 10 hours a month

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