Thank you for your interest in becoming a Central Georgia CASA volunteer and taking time to complete our application.
Be sure to press the "SUBMIT" button at the end. The application cannot be saved, so you need to complete it in one sitting. You will need contact information for 4 references, so please collect prior to beginning. This application takes approximately 30 minutes to complete.
This version of the application can only be submitted electronically. If you would like to complete a paper or Word document application, we have those available as well.
Any questions can be directed to email@example.com or (478) 238-6318. Thank you again.
Please briefly answer the following questions: (Two to four sentences each is sufficient.)
I hereby affirm that all of the answers provided on my volunteer application are true. I understand that the information requested will be used only for the purpose of determining my suitability as a Court Appointed Special Advocate. I understand that this application does not ensure appointment as a CASA volunteer. I understand that completion of training does not guarantee that I will be assigned a case. After successful completion of my training, I further understand that I will be expected to serve a minimum of one year in the CASA program. If unforeseen circumstances prevent me from fulfilling this obligation, I will submit a written resignation to the program director with as much advance notice as possible.
I am aware that I will be examining sensitive, confidential documents, reports and other material in my capacity as a CASA volunteer. I will discuss these matters only with those persons directly involved in the case at the Court or those who will be consulted for their professional knowledge or expertise. I will not divulge this confidential information to anyone else.
I hereby authorize CASA and any law enforcement agency or other appropriate agency to receive any criminal history record information and state central registry information (from the Department of Family and Children Services) pertaining to me, which may be in files of any federal, state or local criminal justice agency in the United States, and to investigate my background to determine my fitness as a potential volunteer. This information may be requested and be received on a continual basis during the period of time that I am an active volunteer for the CASA program.
I certify that the answers given in this application are true and complete to the best of my knowledge, and understand that if accepted into the program as a volunteer, any false or misleading statements on this application shall be grounds for dismissal.
Please complete the following information needed for background checks:
I hereby authorize Central Georgia CASA to receive any criminal history record information pertaining to me which may be in the files of any state or local criminal justice agency in the United States of America.