Judge Jennifer Rogers and Judge Tina Gartley presided over the swearing-in of the volunteers. PA CASA Director, Dennis Hockensmith, Attorney John Aciukewicz (Board President) and Stephanie Simon (Volunteer Coordinator) welcomed the new volunteers.
Volunteers are always needed-
CASA planning for its next class to begin in late Summer, early Fall.
On average, CASA Volunteers can expect to spend approximately 10 hours a month on a case. The average case lasts about a year and a half
CASA encourages people from all cultures, professions, ethnic and educational backgrounds to participate.
• 21 years old or older
• Background check,
• Complete pre-service training
• Be present and available for court appearances with advance notice
• Be willing to commit to the CASA program until your first case is closed
More information about CASA
(Information and photos from
Stephanie M. Simon
CASA of Luzerne County
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