Calendar

Jan
28
Mon
2019
Information Session – What does a CASA volunteer do? @ Held at First Presbyterian Church
Jan 28 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteers are appointed by a judge to discover the best possible outcome for abused or neglected children in foster care. It is the goal of the CASA volunteer that every one of these children is in a safe, permanent home in a timely manner.

You don’t have to be a lawyer or social worker to be a volunteer. We welcome volunteers from all cultures, professions, and educational backgrounds. We are looking for people with a desire to help abused children.

WHAT DOES A CASA VOLUNTEER DO?

  1. Complete 30 Hours of New Volunteer Training
  2. Review Case Records
  3. Research Information
  4. Prepare Court Reports
  5. Make Recommendations to the Court
  6. Advocate in Court
  7. Complete 12 Hours of Training per Year

Please RSVP to Ashley@lonestarcasa.org to save your seat for this first step of the application process.  Thank you.

Jan
31
Thu
2019
Information Session – What does a CASA volunteer do? @ Held at Lone Star CASA office
Jan 31 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteers are appointed by a judge to discover the best possible outcome for abused or neglected children in foster care. It is the goal of the CASA volunteer that every one of these children is in a safe, permanent home in a timely manner.

You don’t have to be a lawyer or social worker to be a volunteer. We welcome volunteers from all cultures, professions, and educational backgrounds. We are looking for people with a desire to help abused children.

 

WHAT DOES A CASA VOLUNTEER DO?

  1. Complete 30 Hours of New Volunteer Training
  2. Review Case Records
  3. Research Information
  4. Prepare Court Reports
  5. Make Recommendations to the Court
  6. Advocate in Court
  7. Complete 12 Hours of Training per Year

Please RSVP to Ashley@lonestarcasa.org to save your seat for this first step of the application process.  Thank you.

Feb
19
Tue
2019
Quorum: Sane Nurse @ Lone Star CASA
Feb 19 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Topic: Sane Nurse

Speaker: Liz Wolf, APN-BC, CA-SANE

Information provided on child abuse, child human trafficking and long term impact of early Childhood Adverse Events (ACES).

 

1.5 credit hours.

Mar
19
Tue
2019
Quorum: EMDR Therapy @ Lone Star CASA
Mar 19 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Topic: EMDR Therapy

Speakers: Kimberly Galindo, MA, LPC;  Bethany Moss, EMDR Therapist

Information provided on a therapy used to treat PTSD through visual stimulation, eye movements, taps and tones.

 

1.5 credit hours.

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