|Be the difference in a child’s life!
Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA) is hosting CASA 101, a comprehensive training for individuals interested in becoming an advocate for children in foster care.
The training, beginning February 22nd, will be held at the organization’s office in uptown Kingston. This 30 hour course runs through April 12th. An application and interview must be completed before training and individuals are subject to a background check. Must be 21 or older to apply.
Besides teaching you the role of an advocate, this training covers the child welfare system, child abuse and neglect, trauma and resilience, mental health and poverty, substance abuse and cultural competence, domestic violence, and educational advocacy.
For more information or to receive an application, call CASA at 339-7543
Kingston, NY 12401