The first step to becoming a CASA volunteer is to attend a 45 minute, non-committal information session to hear about the roles and requirements of a CASA volunteer.


In response to the recent health crisis, Info Sessions are now hosted virtually via Zoom, every Wednesday at 12pm.


Click the link below to register to attend an upcoming

Virtual CASA Info Session:


https://bit.ly/2JAld0E






Initial Training Dates

BECOME A CASA



Virtual CASA training sessions will be offered via Zoom:

Orientation Nov 2nd 6pm to 6:30pm
Nov 5th, 9th, 12th, 16th, 19th 6pm to 8pm


Orientation Nov 30th 6pm to 6:30pm
Dec 3rd, 7th, 10th, 14th, 17th 6pm to 8pm


Orientation Jan 25th 6pm to 6:30pm 

Feb 1st, 4th, 8th, 11th, 15th, 18th 6P to 8P

Orientation Mar 1st 6pm to 6:30pm

Mar 4th, 8th, 11th, 15th, 18th 6P to 8P


Orientation Apr 12th 6pm to 6:30pm

Apr 15th, 19th, 22nd, 26th, 29th 6P to 8P

Orientation May 3rd 6pm to 6:30pm

May 6th, 11th, 13th, 17th, 20th 6P to 8P 

Orientation June 7th 6pm to 6:30pm 

June 10th, 14th, 17th, 22nd, 24th 9A to 11A

Orientation July 6th 6pm to 6:30pm 

July 8th, 12th, 15th, 19th, 22nd 9A to 11A

Orientation Aug 2nd 6pm to 6:30pm

Aug 5th, 9th, 12th, 16th, 19th 6P to 8P​​



Please ensure you can complete:

- 10 Hours of Zoom training- Video Conference Only
- 10 Hours of homework
- 10 Hours on-line training - reading manual
- 3 Hours of court room observation

     recorded Zoom or logged in with a Supervisor
- Provide 3-non related references on application

The application process will be discussed during the info session.


QUALIFICATIONS to be a CASA Volunteer: 

- Be 21 years of age or older. 
- Successfully pass CPS, DPS and Fingerprint screening and

  background check requirements. 
- Successfully complete 30 hours initial training - currently

  utilizing zoom and on-line curriculum  
- Be able to make a 12-month minimum commitment to a case.

  (An average of 10-15 hours per month) 
- Be able to keep information confidential and work within

  established program guidelines. 
 

Our Volunteers share why YOU should become a CASA:

CASA of the Coastal Bend  | 2602 Prescott, Corpus Christi, Tx 78404
(361) 884-2272 |  Fax: (361) 884-2279  |  Charitable Identification Number:74-2631146

Advocating for Children in Nueces and Aransas Counties

CASA of the Coastal Bend