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First night of volunteer advocate training

  • Passaic County CASA 415 Hamburg Tpk, Wayne, NJ (map)

First night of CASA volunteer training. The training curriculum, developed by the National CASA Association, facilitated by Passaic County CASA staff, and customized for the local geographical region, will focus on the following areas:

  • the role of the volunteer
  • the child welfare system
  • needs and development of children
  • trauma, mental health and poverty
  • professional communication
  • cultural competence
  • educational needs
  • permanency

All of these resources and tools will help prepare you to advocate for a child, or children, living in foster care. To join this training or a future one, RSVP for an information session here