Have you checked out the all new online training course that CASA of New Jersey has launched for CASA Volunteer Advocates? If you haven’t, what are you waiting for? The one-hour online training opportunity covers the “Effects of Trauma on a Child’s Developing Brain” and is a great way to enhance your advocacy and reach the goal of 12 hours of in-service training annually. Please follow the link below to login. If you need assistance with your username or password, please contact your Program Coordinator
Visit https://lms.traliant.com to access the course work.
Once you complete the online training course, please log your training hours in Optima by selecting the Training Topic Traliant LMS Course and noting the course subject in the Notes box. CASA of NJ will be creating additional courses to be completed on the Traliant system in the coming months. We encourage you to take advantage of this wonderful training opportunity. Please feel free to contact the office if you have any questions.
Five Basics to Good Court Report Writing
Court reports are the basis of your advocacy work and are an invaluable document that our family court judges rely on to make decisions regarding your child's case. These five basic steps are always good to refer back to when writing your report for the first time or for a quick refresher.
Court House Addresses
Add these addresses to your GPS or mobile device for hands-free automated directions.
Atlantic County Court House: 1201 Bacharach Blvd, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Cape May County Court House: 9 N Main St, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Camden County Hall of Justice: 101 S. 5th St, Camden, NJ 08103
Court Closing Information
Visit the Court website by clicking above before you leave for your assigned court date for any weather-related or other court closures or delays.
National CASA/GAL Resources
The National CASA/GAL Association, of which we are a member, offers a wealth of knowledge with advanced trainings, publications and videos for all of the 86,995 CASA/GAL volunteers across the country. Please use these resources to enhance the advocacy work that you are already doing.
Visit https://casaforchildren.org/news-events/ for all National CASA /GAL news, events and resources.