Casa Program of St. Joseph County

Focus: 
To recruit, screen, train, supervise, and support volunteers who advocate for abused and neglected children who are wards of the Department of Child Services in St. Joseph County.
Activities: 
Volunteers advocate for children in the court system as a result of alleged physical, sexual, emotional abuse, and/or neglect. Volunteers meet with the child regularly, interview all parties to the case, and complete court reports under specified time limits. Possible internships are available.
Hours: 
MON–FRI 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Requirements: 
21 +; background check; U.S. citizen; pass a drug screen
Placements: 
up to 5
Contact:
Brenda Matuszkiewicz
574-235-5375
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Upcoming Events

November 2019

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Leadership Formation Workshop | Storytelling for Change
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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Labor RAPS | The Just Wage Initiative: Unveiling an Online Tool
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
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ISSLP Interview Day
Sunday, November 17, 2019 (All day)
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Lupe Under the Sun
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 7:00pm
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Panel Discussion: Open Wide our Hearts
Friday, November 22, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

December 2019

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Deadline: Romero Days 2020 Paper Proposal
Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 11:45pm

February 2020

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Application Close: SSLP 2020
Saturday, February 1, 2020 (All day)

March 2020

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