Continuing Education Opportunity!
Free Webinar Series hosted by the National Diversity and Leadership Conference
With the National Diversity & Leadership Conference going virtual this Fall, the National Training Center is hosting a webinar series to give an inside look at some of their conference speakers.
The following are free webinar opportunities that you can join (see dates) for free and get credit toward your CASA Continuing Education. You’ll want to register soon, though, because space is limited.
Discover the Power of Being an Immediate Ally
October 7 at Noon
The Power of Conscious Conflict
October 14 at Noon
resources (counts for continuing education) for Active Court Appointed Special Advocates:
Listen to Texas CASA’s Podcast: Advocating for Normalcy for Youth
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact our communities, many of us are experiencing a radical disruption in our everyday routines. What can this sudden discontinuity and increased social isolation teach us about the experiences of kids who are removed from their families, and the jarring loss of normalcy they endure when they go into foster care? Find this podcast and others streaming on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher and Spotify. Search “CASA On the Go.”
2-1-1 East Texas Help Line
The number to call when you don’t know who to call.
2-1-1 East Texas is a free, anonymous, information and referral service that is available to anyone, 7 days per week, 24 hours each day. The service helps to connect people with critical social services and charitable programs that are available in the local community. You can simply dial 2-1-1 from any phone. Trained and certified Community Resource Specialists assist every caller in assessing his/her need and providing referrals to available local charitable, nonprofit, and governmental agencies.