CASA Volunteers undergo a thorough training course conducted by the staff of CASA For Kids, Inc. This training includes instruction on the court and child welfare systems: child abuse and neglect; relevant state and federal laws; permanency planning; family preservation; and the roles and responisibilites of a CASA volunteer. The Classroom instruction averages 35-45 hours, including observation of instruction Court Hearings. New CASA’s mentor with experienced CASA’s before soloing. Click here for Volunteer Resources. If you are interested in becoming a CASA advocate, please call us at one of our three locations:
•Kingsport (423) 247-1161
•Hawkins County (423) 293-0328
•Bristol (423) 652-1711.
We would love to answer any questions you have regarding the training. CLICK HERE to download the Application To Become A Volunteer. All applicants are interviewed prior to orientation. We look forward to hearing from you!