/> Attend court appointed advocate training. Become the voice for an abused child. Participation Requirements: Orientation
October 28, 2020 - November 12, 2020

ADVOCACY UNIVERSITY ONLINE - NOVEMBER 2020

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05:30 PM - 09:00 PM
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ONLINE
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Commitment to children, objectivity, tenacity and great communication skills are several of the key characteristics of great court appointed 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 a court appointed advocate volunteer.
 
*If you plan to become a court appointed advocate, you must watch our online orientation session prior to attending Advocacy University.

 

November 2020 Schedule

 

10/28 Introduction to Abuse and Neglect 5:30 – 9 PM Online Training via Zoom
Online Program Presentations   Online Training
Online Communication   Online Training
11/3 Substance Abuse & Cultural Competence 5:30 – 9 PM Online Training via Zoom
11/4 Sexual Abuse 5:30 – 9 PM Online Training
11/5 Lab Exercise 5:30 – 9 PM Online Training via Zoom
Online Educational Advocacy   Online Training
11/6, 11/9 or 11/10 Volunteer Interviews** Selected times Online Interviews
11/12 Pre-Law 6 - 9 PM Online Training via Zoom

 

*Volunteers sign up for a one-hour interview on one of these dates

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ON INSTAGRAM @CHILD ADVOCATES
    REQUEST A COURT APPOINTED ADVOCATE
    You may put in a request of a court appointed advocate for any child/children currently in the temporary managing conservatorship of Harris County DFPS.

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    REPORT ABUSE
    To report child abuse, neglect or abandonment, contact the Texas Abuse and Neglect Hotline.

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    1.800.252.5400
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