Commitment to children, objectivity, tenacity plus great communication skills are several of the key characteristics of great advocate volunteers. We'll teach you the rest in Advocacy University - Child Advocates' comprehensive volunteer training program that empowers individuals to become effective advocates.
Advocacy University is offered several times each year and provides an instruction-based, interactive forum for individuals who are interested in becoming an advocate volunteers.
*If you plan to become an advocate, you must sign-up for an online orientation session AND complete the Advocate Application prior to attending Advocacy University.
January 2022 Schedule
|1/12||Introduction to Abuse and Neglect||5:30 - 9 PM||Online via Zoom|
|Online||Program Presentations||Online Training|
|1/18||Substance Abuse & Cultural Competence||5:30 – 9 PM||Online via Zoom|
|1/19||Sexual Abuse||5:30 – 9 PM||Online via Zoom|
|1/20||Lab Exercise||5:30 – 9:30 PM||Online via Zoom|
|Online||Educational Advocacy||Online Training|
|1/21, 1/24 or 1/25||Volunteer Interviews*||Selected times||Online Interviews|
|1/27||Pre-Law||6 - 9 PM||Online via Zoom|
*Volunteers sign up for a one-hour interview on one of these dates