How to become a Volunteer

Qualifications

The CASA Volunteer should have the following skills:

·         Minimum of high school diploma or GED.

 

·         Be at least 21 years of age.

 

·         Pass screening requirements which include:

 

o   Written application

 

o   Personal interview

 

o   Limited criminal history check

 

o   Driving record check

 

o   Limited welfare check

 

o   Sex offenders registry check

 

·         Complete a minimum of 30 hours, National GAL/CASA

 

      curriculum training.

 

·         Have the ability to communicate with others effectively

 

·         Have the ability to work cooperatively with different

 

      types of personalities

 

·         Have a commitment to GAL/CASA’s mission, goals, and

      Code of Ethics

 

To get more information about becoming a volunteer please

call the GAL/ CASA office at (765) 483- 5252 or email Kandi

Killin at kkillin@co.boone.in.us