Children's Advocacy Center of Tom Green County
To champion the prevention of child abuse and to serve as an ally of abused children with a dedication to securing for each child a safe and nurturing home.
The Children’s Advocacy Center of Tom Green County is made up of the following four programs. For additional info on each, please click on the program logo below.
Upcoming CAC Events
CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH
APRIL IS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH. DATES WILL SOON BE ANNOUNCED FOR PICNIC IN THE PARK AND OTHER PREVENTION EVENTS AND AWARENESS INITIATIVES.TO GET INVOLVED IN PREVENTING CHILD ABUSE CONTACT US AT 325-653-HOPE TO VOLUNTEER.
BECOME A CASA VOLUNTEER AND LIFT UP A CHILD'S VOICE
CASA Training starts April 8th.
In this training you will learn how to represent a child who has been a victim of abuse or neglect in the court of law. Lift up a Child’s Voice in 2013.
30 hours of training is required to become a CASA.The training will take place April 8th-11th then April 15th-18th. Monday through Thursday for two weeks from 5:30 -9:00pm, dinner will be provided. You will be trained by professional CASA case managers to learn the Texas Family Code and CASA’s role in helping a child in the CPS system to find a safe and permanent home as soon as possible.
We are accepting applications right now for the April training. If you are interested please download the application below and submit to Shirley Davis at email@example.com. An interview and background check are part of the application process.CASA Volunteer Application
Can’t make the training this month: Here is the year schedule for CASA trainings:
July 8-11 thru 15-18
October 14-17 thru 21-24
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