Volunteer

Volunteer

Take the first step to becoming a CASA advocate:

VOLUNTEER Now

On-Site Training

See Event Calendar for New Advocate Training Dates

As with most volunteer opportunities working directly with children, we have an application and screening process, which can take 2 to 3 weeks to complete. Please keep that in mind when choosing a class session.

How to Sign Up for a Training Class:

  1. The first step is submitting an application. APPLY ONLINE HERE.
  2. You will then be contacted to schedule an interview and Child Protective Services Court observation.

STEPS 1 and 2 ABOVE MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE TRAINING BEGINS.

For more information, please contact Shellie Tyrrell (936-441-5437, ext. 209 or Shellie@CASASpeaks4Kids.com).

NOTE:  Initial Training is 35 hours (15 in-person classroom hours and approximately 20 online/independent reading hours), plus 3 hours of courtroom observation – you must complete all classes in a session. 

2022

see event calendar for upcoming class dates and times.

Session I – JANUARY/february Class (Tuesday mornings)
SESSION II – MARCH/April CLASS (Tuesday mornings)
SESSION III – MAy CLASS (Tuesday mornings)
session iV – june class (Thursday evenings)

 

ADVOCATE APPLICATION

APPLY ONLINE HERE.

To enroll in a training class, please contact Shellie Tyrrell, Recruiting Manager, at 936-441-5437, ext. 209 or email Shellie@CASASpeaks4Kids.com. Training dates and times are subject to change.