Thank you for your interest in volunteering with CASA!

This is a unique volunteer opportunity allows you to become a court appointed special advocate in Geauga County for abused, neglected and other children referred to the program.

If you would like to apply to become a volunteer with CASA for KIDS of Geauga County and you are over the age of 25:

  1. Fill out an application (Click here to download the application)
  2. Complete a phone interview
  3. Come in for an informal interview
  4. Complete 37 hours of pre-service training
  5. Pass the screening process, which includes letters of reference and a background check
  6. Be sworn in by the Judge.

Please contact Mary Ruth Shumway, Interim Program Director at 440-279-1697 or mshumway@geaugacourts.org with any questions about the volunteer application process.

Thanks again for your interest in the CASA/GAL Program.