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CASA of S. Central KY: Summer New Advocate Training

From Steve Jones, Advocate Development Specialist
CASA of South Central KY

CASA of South Central KY is excited to announce it will hold its Barren County training session for new Advocates in Glasgow, KY.

Advocate Training will take place from 8:30amCT to 4:30pmCT on August 4, 11, 18, and 25, exact location in Glasgow to be announced. Advocates will need to attend all four training sessions. Applications for this training must be received by July 22, 2022.

More information and the application form may be found online at

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of South Central KY, Inc. is a non-profit agency dedicated to preventing and eliminating further trauma to children. CASA provides support, advocacy, and intervention for abused, neglected, and dependent children in South Central Kentucky's Family Court Systems. A CASA volunteer is a court appointed, trained and committed adult who ensures that each child's individual needs remain a priority in an over-burdened child welfare system.

Volunteers will advocate for these children through the child welfare system, the Family Court and attorneys that serve Barren, Hart, Metcalfe, and Warren Counties. By using trained community volunteers as Advocates for these abused and neglected children, we can prevent them from being further abused by a system that should be protecting them and help find a permanent placement for them.

For three consecutive years, Kentucky has ranked #1 in the nation for cases of child abuse and neglect. We need your help in turning these numbers around.

This story was posted on 2022-07-14 10:30:48
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