As the last training class of 2019 is coming to it’s end, CASA is gearing up for the first Pre-Service Volunteer Training Class of 2020. We plan to begin this next class the week of January 6, 2020. Before one can be accepted into the class, we must’ve received an application, conducted background checks, and… Read more »
Be a part of the solution
Take the first step to becoming a CASA advocate:
All CASA staff, current volunteers, and important people in the lives of our newest volunteers are invited to attend the Swearing-In ceremony at Brown County Courthouse, District Court room, at 1:00 pm on Monday, November 25, 2019. Judge Steve Ellis will administer the oath as this class of trainees officially become Court Appointed Special Advocates.
CASA volunteers and staff will share tid-bits gleaned from the Texas CASA Annual Conference last month over lunch. Please come a few minutes before noon to help your plate.
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 6:00 PM 901 Avenue B (Community Connections of Central Texas building) Brownwood, TX 76801 CASA in the Heart of Texas recruits, trains, and supports quality volunteers who work with and on behalf of children from our community in the foster care system. There is a great need and definite urgency for… Read more »
CASA Crusaders: new volunteer opportunity CASA in the Heart of Texas realizes that not every qualified adult who cares about children and has a heart for our mission can, for whatever reason, be a court appointed special advocate. For these people we have created CASA Crusaders, a group of auxiliary volunteers who will carry the standard… Read more »
Upcoming Events to watch for: CASA 101: Information Sessions – these information sessions are for anyone who would like to learn more about the mission of CASA in the Heart of Texas. We talk about the work of our volunteer advocates including specifics of their job duties, requirements, helpful characteristics, commitments, time involvement, training offered/required,… Read more »