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.  Trainings 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.   Some flex (online) training is also available. Please call the CASA office for more information:  (501) 340-6741

Next Training:  March 26 - April 18, 2019 

Deadline to Register is Tuesday, March 13, 2019.  Contact Tamara Keech at (501) 340-6956 or email tkeech@pulaskicounty.net.                                    

 

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm        CHAPTER 01: Introducing the CASA Volunteer Role

 

Thursday, March 28, 2019

6:00pm - 9:00pm         CHAPTER 02:  The Well-Being of the Child

 

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

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

 

Thursday, April 4, 2019

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

                                    CHAPTER 05: Substance Abuse

 

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

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

 

Thursday, April 11, 2019

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

 

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

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

                                   

Thursday, April 18, 2019

8:00am - 12 noon       CHAPTER 8: Wrapping It Up / Swearing In