Get to know more about each aspect of CASA through our CASA Chat Series.
Hear from volunteers, judges, foster parents and more about each topic.
CASA Chat – Training
In this episode of CASA Chat, we talk with Training Coordinator Brandi and CASA Volunteer Lisa, who recently completed training. Both talk about what to expect to get out of our 42-hour training curriculum and how it prepares you to advocate for a child in the court system.
CASA Chat -What do Judges Think About CASA?
When are CASA Volunteers appointed? What information does the Judge want from CASA Volunteers? Do the Judges really listen to what CASA Volunteers say? We sit down with Child Protection Court of Central Texas Judge Melissa McClenahan and hear how she feels about CASA Volunteers in her courtroom.
CASA Chat – Casework Supervisors
CASA Volunteers are never alone. In this episode of CASA Chat, we talk with CASA Volunteer Ralph and his Casework Supervisor Rob. They discuss their partnership and how they work together to bring the best advocacy possible to the children on their case.
CASA Chat – Placement
CASA Volunteers don’t just get to know the child, they get to know the adults in the child’s life. In this episode of CASA Chat, hear why communication with a youth’s placement is an important part of a CASA Volunteer’s role.
CASA Chat – The Rosenbaums
Deidra and Charles Rosenbaum sit down and talk to us about being CASA of Central Texas Volunteers.