How to Become a Child Advocate
Step 3 : Talk with a staff member
A staff member will contact you for a brief informational interview via phone. If our volunteer opportunity is a good fit for you, you will be contacted to schedule an in-person interview.
Step 4 : Come to the office for your in-person interview
After we have answered all your questions about volunteering with CASA, our staff will connect you with a Case Supervisor who will work with you to find a time to meet that fits with your schedule.)
Step 5 : Attend our free training!
We provide a free 37 hour training which includes a range of information that will help you in your role as a CASA volunteer, as well as courtroom observation where you’ll learn more about the court hearing process.
Step 6 : Accept a case!
CASA’s professional staff will utilize information from your interview, training and a case preference sheet that you will complete during training to find the right fit with a child in need of your assistance. You will also be matched with a Case Supervisor who will support and guide you throughout your case. Now you are ready to change a child’s story!