New advocate training is offered a minimum of four times per year.  Potential volunteers will need to complete the application and interview prior to beginning training.  Training's are held at the CASA office training facilities at 3001 W. Roosevelt Road in Little Rock; on occasion they will be scheduled at a location in the community.  The training schedule will vary.  Court observation is also required and will be scheduled by the trainers during your training sessions.    Please call the CASA office for more information:  (501) 340-6741

FLEX (online & 5 face to face meetings):  May 16 - June 20, 2019

Next TRADITIONAL Training:  Sept. 21, 2019 - Oct. 10, 2019

Deadline to Register for the Flex is May 10, 2019.  Contact Tamara Keech at (501) 340-6956 or email tkeech@pulaskicounty.net.                                    

 

Saturday, September 21, 2019

9:00 am - 4:00 pm        CHAPTER 01: Introducing the CASA Volunteer Role & CHAPTER 02:  The Well-Being of the Child

 

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

6:00pm - 9:00pm         CHAPTER 03:  Trauma, Resilience and Communication Skills

 

Thursday, September 26, 2019

6:00pm - 9:00pm       CHAPTER 04: Mental Health, Poverty and Professional Communication

 

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

6:00pm - 9:00pm        CHAPTER 05: Substance Abuse

 

Thursday, October 3, 2019

 6:00pm - 9:00pm      CHAPTER 06:  Domestic Violence and Cultural Competence

 

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

6:00pm - 9:00 pm     CHAPTER 7 & 8:  Educational Advocacy, Older Youth & LGBTQ Youth

                                   

Thursday, October 10, 2019

8:00am - 11 noon       CHAPTER 8: Wrapping It Up / Swearing In