Court Appointed Special Advocate/ G.A.L.


(41.35932,-83.612236)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Wood County Juvenile Court1032 South Dunbridge RoadBowling Green, OH 43402

About

Everday people are needed to become trained advocates for children who have been abused or neglected. You will volunteer to assist a child, by gathering all information about the life a child. The court will use this information to assist in make decisions. You will monitor the child's case to ensure that needed services that have been ordered by the court are completed. You will review all pertainent records and interview all those involved in the child's life. You will maintain records of information gathered so that you may speak for the best interests of children who are brought before the Court and ensure that the best interest of children are represented in the court system. You will serve as the eyes and ears of the court and stay involved until a safe permanent home is obtained.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5-10 hours/ month
  • Some day hours needed to attend court hearings;

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