Information event for Carson City CASA volunteers set | NevadaAppeal.com

Information event for Carson City CASA volunteers set

Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, will hold an information hour at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at CASA of Carson City, 1539 E. Fifth St.

CASA volunteers are appointed by the Carson City Juvenile Court to serve as guardian ad litem for a case of abused or neglected children in a child welfare court case. CASA volunteers require patience, caring, research, writing, speaking and follow-through.

A background check, references, application, interview and 30 hours of training are required. For more information, go to http://www.casaofcc.org, or call 775-882-6776.