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CASA of Central Virginia
901 Church Street, First Floor
Lynchburg VA 24504
434-485-7260

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CASA of Central Virginia Invites You To:

INFORMATION SESSIONS
Tuesday April 28 at 5:30PM
Tuesday May 5 at 5:30PM
Thursday May 7 at 1PM
Tuesday May 12 at 5:30PM
CUTOFF DATE May 18, 2015 FOR APPLICATIONS

Come find out what it means to be a voice for a child! Meet volunteers, ask your questions

program sponsored by CASA
LYNCHBURG - Proclamation and Pinwheel Garden Dedication, March 31, 2015 at 12:00 Lynchburg City Hall lawn at the corner of 9th and Church Street.

AMHERST - Proclamation and Pinwheel Garden Dedication, April 23, 2015 at 12:00, Amherst Mini Park.

BEDFORD - Town Proclamation and Pinwheel Garden Dedication, April 7, 2015 at 12:00 in Mayor's Office. County Proclamation, March 23, 2015 at 7:00 p.m., Board of Supervisors Meeting

CAMPBELL - Proclamation at Campbell County Board of Supervisors Meeting, April 7, 2015 at 4:00. Pinwheel Garden will be planted on April 7, 2015 at the Citizen Services Building.

NELSON - Proclamation at Nelson County Board of Supervisors Meeting, April 14, 2015 at 2:00. Pinwheel Garden Dedication, April 16, 2015 at 12:00, Nelson Memorial Library.

Please Join Us for the Kick-Off of Child Abuse Prevention Month

PROCLAMATION AND PINWHEEL AWARENESS GARDEN

CASA of Central VA joins with our local departments of social services, service providers and public officials to proclaim April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. Pinwheel gardens will be planted in each locality to represent children who were abused and neglected last year. A public official will read the proclamation dedicating April as Child Abuse Prevention Month at a board of supervisors meeting or at the Pinwheel Garden Dedication. View details for each locality to the right. Please join us and community partners to bring awareness to child abuse in our communities and promote prevention for the future.

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program sponsored by CASA
MAY 7, 2015
6pm-8pm

Location: Pearson Cancer Center
1701 Thomson Dr. Lynchburg Va. 24501

CASA In-Service Volunteer Training

Independent Living Services for Youth
And
The Cost for Caring, Combatting Compassion Fatigue

The first hour will focus on information used to assist youth by promoting interdependence so that each youth may reach their individual potential socially, academically, vocationally and relationally. There will be students who will be sharing their stories who are currently attending the Great Expectations program at CVCC.

The second hour will focus on outlining descriptive characteristics of and helping strategies for managing the emotional residue of exposure that helping professionals can have from working with people as they are hearing their trauma story’s and become witnesses to the pain, fear, and terror that trauma survivors have endured.

Presenters:
Impact Living Services, Dan West, LPC and
Mark Spaulding, Executive Director.
Great Expectations, Mickey Paige, Program Director at CVCC

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program sponsored by CASA
MAY 13, 2015
9 a.m.-3 p.m

Location: HumanKind's
Presbyterian Homes Campus
150 Linden Ave.
Lynchburg, VA 24503

5th Annual Community Resource Conference

We hope you'll join us!
This free conference is on the topic of Social Determinants of Health: Promoting Equity in Central Virginia.

Registration is required for this free event. Sign up by May 8 to guarantee a boxed lunch. CEUs are available and space is limited.

Choose Breakout Sessions that Interest YOU!

  • A Public Health Perspective of Social Determinants of Health
  • Faces of the Medicaid Gap – Understanding the Affordable Care Act
  • Understanding Disparities in How People Prioritize Their Personal Health
  • The Social Impact of a Community-Wide Response to Increasing Breastfeeding Rates in Central Virginia
  • Lynchburg City Schools Collaborative Community Movement to Support Success among all Students and Families
  • And more!

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program sponsored by CASA
MAY 18, 2015
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: THE KIRKLEY HOTEL
2900 CANDLERS MOUNTAIN ROAD
LYNCHBURG, VIRGINIA

SPRING TRAINING :

Best Practices for Abuse/Neglect Cases

4TH JUDICIAL DISTRICT BEST PRACTICE COURT TEAMS

Topics:

  • Human Trafficking
  • Comprehensive Services Act (CSA)
  • Family Assessment and Planning Team (FAPT)
  • Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children (ICPC)
  • Collaboration & Teamwork in Abuse/Neglect Cases

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: MAY 1, 2015
(GAL and MCLE Credits Pending)

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program sponsored by CASA

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