Florida Guardians ad Litem are child advocates for abused, abandoned and neglected child victims in court, the community, and the child welfare system--supported by staff.
Volunteers from Collier County are always needed.
Immokalee volunteers are needed for many area children.
Flexibility in volunteering on your own schedule, attracts many busy people, who can
- Visit a child once monthly
- Attend court 3-4 times annually-dates known 3-6 months in advance and rarely change
- Keep track of what is happening on behalf of the child and advocate when necessary--on their own time, with staff support
- Spend 8-10 hours monthly on their own time on their case--everyone begins with one case to see how it works into their personal schedule
- Basic Computer Skills
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- 8-10 hrs. monthly
- Florida Resident