Orientation and Training

Monroe County CASA - Joseph campbell Quote

Objectivity, tenacity, and good communication skills are some of the key characteristics of great CASA volunteers. We’ll teach you the rest during our comprehensive volunteer training program that empowers individuals to become effective advocates for children in need. Our training covers topics such as:

  • The roles and responsibilities of the CASA or CVM
  • Family dynamics of abuse and neglect
  • Child protection law
  • Interacting with children and families, case managers and other professionals that volunteers will interact with
  • Report writing (specific to CASA training only)

2023 Training Sessions:

January 18-February 8
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

May 22-June 14 
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday evenings 5:30-8:30 p.m.

September 18-October 9
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Prior to training you will need to submit an application and attend a volunteer interview. To find out more about the CASA or CVM requirements and application click here.