We regularly host, sponsor and support a variety of events that provide community outreach, increase awareness of our program, help recruit new volunteers, raise funds and furnish training to our volunteer guardians ad litem. The following events were added to our calendar.
Early Childhood Court
Monday, January 30, 2017
Case Staffing with Regional Counsel and the Director of Legal Services
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Guardian ad Litem Swearing In Ceremony
Friday, February 3, 2017
You can also browse and access events on our calendar grid.
Three new library items were added to our Continuing Education resource center.
Understanding Child Welfare and the Courts
A fact sheet by Children's Bureau designed to answer parent and caregiver concerns about the court process and provide resources regarding legal action and parental rights.
filed under Dependency and Booklet
Birth Parents with Trauma Histories in the Child Welfare System
A guide for court-based child advocates by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network addressing several common questions about trauma in parents and children.
filed under Article and Families
Module 7: Becoming An Advocate
A training slide deck by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network on how to be an advocate and support trauma-focused assessment and treatment for a child.
filed under Slides and Families
Form and Document Library
Optima Volunteer Guidelines
filed under Optima
filed under Forms and Documents: Normalcy