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CASA/GAL Program, Clark County Juvenile Court

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Clark County CASA/GAL Program

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Make a Difference in a Child's Life

Volunteers represent the best interests of children who are involved with the Juvenile Court primarily as a result of abuse and neglect. A CASA volunteers investigates a child's environment, prepares a written report to the Court with child and family information as well as recommendations for services and placement for the child. The CASA volunteer continues to attend court proceedings and visit the child as long as the child's case is pending in the court system.

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About Clark County CASA/GAL Program

Location:

Clark County Juvenile Court, 101 E Columbia St, Springfield, OH 45502, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the CASA Program is to advocate for abused and negelcted children who have cases pending in the juvneile court system. CASAs provide representation to abused, neglected and dependent children in the juvenile court by speaking to the best interests of the children and providing information to the Court so that it may make better informed decisions on behalf of the children.

Description

CASA Volunteers are trained to investigate research, report, and monitor a child's case as it moves through the juvenile court system.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Clark County Juvenile Court101 E Columbia StSpringfield, OH 45502

(39.92539,-83.80789)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Family Therapy
  • Child Welfare
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Child Development
  • Case Work / Management

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Once you are fully trained we ask that you make a two-year commitment or see your case through to its entirety.
  • Additional 12 hours of continuing education that is provided by the agency.

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