To ensure that our volunteers are fully vetted before joining the program, we ask for a significant amount of information during the application process and we extensively review everything provided. A list of all required information for the application is below. We recommend collecting all information prior to starting the application.
Contact Information (Name, Address, Phone, Email, etc.)
Description of Work
Highest Level of Education
Three References (No Family Members, Please)
Each Reference must include a Name and either a Mailing Address or an Email Address
A Phone Number is not required, but is encouraged
Short Answer Questions
Why do you want to become a CASA volunteer?
What do you hope to get out of this volunteer experience?
List your current and previous volunteer work.
Briefly explain what role you believe society should play in protecting the rights of children and in helping a family overcome hardships in order to remain living together as one unit.
What experience or knowledge of children and families do you have that will assist you in determining what may be in a child's best interests? (e.g., parenting, child care, etc.)
Briefly describe any experience you have had with social service agencies as a staff person, foster parent, volunteer, or client.
Describe any strong interests, knowledge areas, hobbies, or special skills that you could offer as a volunteer.
Autobiography (1-3 Short Paragraphs about Your Personal History)