01 Feb Get Involved
Volunteers are important to the Children’s Advocacy Center. The Advocacy Center is always looking for those who have an interest in children and want to become involved. There are numerous ways to help. We have one-time opportunities and on-going weekly opportunities.
- Greet family at the door, making them feel comfortable
- Help out with office work
- Role play during a Kids In Court Session
- Solicit items for the Fall Fling Silent Auction
- Assist in maintaining the Center grounds
For more information please call Megan Kohler at (859) 225-5437 for information about volunteer opportunities.
Volunteer Screening Process
Anyone interested in volunteering with the Children’s Advocacy Center of the Bluegrass must complete a screening process. All potential volunteers must complete a volunteer application and provide at least three references. They must also possess a high school diploma or GED. Potential volunteers will be required to complete a criminal and child protective services background check.
The Children’s Advocacy Center accepts student interns for college practicum courses requiring fifteen or more hours per week. Student interns are supervised by a Masters level social worker. Anyone interested in an internship at the CAC may contact Tracy Perkins at (859) 225-5437 for further information or to request a student application. A copy of your ID is necessary to conduct the required background check before beginning any service at the CAC.