Christmas is Coming...
...and we want to make sure your kids get the perfect gift!

Please send your Advocate Supervisor the following information about your youth:
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Size ( clothes and shoes)
  • Specific Christmas Wishes
Remember that the maximim wish amount is $100 - that generally inlcudes clothing. We will likely have some bikes again this year, so if your youth needs a bike, please include size needed.
Upcoming Children's Activity Events
Halloween on Ice!
Grab your best Halloween costume and join us for a fun afternoon of ice skating!

Where:
Ice in Paradise
6985 Santa Felicia Dr.
Goleta, CA, 93117

When:
Saturday, October 27, 2018
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Food and drinks provided! And there will be lots of Halloween candy!

RSVP
by October 19th
Save the date!





When:
Sunday, December 16, 2018


Where:
Hotel Corque
Solvang, CA



Invitation coming soon!

Ostrichland USA - good news for CASA!
Starting immediately, all active CASA volunteers can take their assigned child to Ostrichland USA to feed the ostriches for FREE!

Simply show your CASA badge, or say you are a CASA volunteer.
Difficulties or questions? Email Tristin at tristin@sbcasa.org
October Volunteer Meetings
Topic: Telling your CASA Story
Santa Barbara

12:00 - 1:00 pm

CASA office
118 E. Figueroa St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Santa Maria

12:00 -1:00 pm

Santa Maria Fire Department
314 W. Cook St.
Santa Maria, CA 93458
Lompoc

5:30 - 6:30 pm

CASA office at the Lauchpad
1010 North H St.
Lompoc, CA 93436
Please RSVP by emailing your advocate supervisor so we can order enough lunch/snacks to serve all CASA volunteers
Continuing Education Opportunities
Teen Advocacy
Discussion Groups

 The teen advocacy discussion groups engage CASA volunteers as advocates for and advisers to foster youth ages 14 – 21. The program is built around the framework of the Fostering Connections to Success Act, to help youth identify supportive, lifelong adult connections, and to develop specific plans for their transition to becoming independent, successful adults.

Santa Barbara:
Tuesday, October 23
12:00 - 1:00 pm
rsvp: cassy@sbcasa.org

Santa Maria:
Friday, October 26
12:00 - 1:00 pm
rsvp: lorena@sbcasa.org

Lompoc
Coming Soon

Best For Babies Discussion Groups
Learn and problem solve with your fellow advocates! Led by CASA volunteer and infant advocate specialist, Terryl Bunn, this discussion group is open to all volunteers and as a bonus, you earn an hour of continuing education credit!
 Santa Barbara:
Tuesday October 16
12:00 - 1:00 pm
rsvp: aaron@sbcasa.org

Lompoc
Wednesday October 10
6:30-7:30 pm
rsvp: aaron@sbcasa.org

Santa Maria:
Thursday, October 19th
12:00 - 1:00 pm
rsvp: aaron@sbcasa.org
Special Opportunity for CASAs who advocate for Teens
An interactive multimedia performance for youth 12-18 to educate them on the threat of human trafficking. This is an event to attend WITH your CASA youth .

Wednesday November 7, 2018 from 5-8PM
Santa Maria Radison Hotel

Dinner will be provided. For more information and to RSVP Call 805-346-7102
Refer a friend to CASA


Do you know someone who would make an excellent CASA volunteer?

Invite them to attend one of our upcoming information sessions

Santa Maria:
Wednesday
October 17, 2018
noon

2601 Skyway Dr. Suite A3
Santa Maria, CA 93455



Lompoc:
Monday
October 8, 2018
5:30 PM

LaunchPad
1010 N H St.
Lompoc, CA 93436
You can always find all planned CASA events and educations opportunities on the website: