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National CASA Podcast

Podcast LogoIn this series of interviews we provide updates from National CASA, alert you to legislative action, and share experiences from program staff, volunteers and the youth we serve. In addition, you will gain important staff and volunteer skills to help you advocate for abused and neglected children.

You can subscribe via RSS or iTunes and receive new programs as they are released. Or, you can download individual programs below by clicking on the "Download Podcast" link after each listing. And be sure to send an email with your suggestions and feedback to staff@nationalcasa.org.

You asked the questions, now we have the answers. Hear how National CASA's CEO stays hopeful in today's difficult economic climate and how he feels his role effect our network.

Direct download: MPQAFinal.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 10:10am PDT

National CASA CEO Michael Piraino talks about how new technologies are helping members of our CASA/GAL network improve volunteer advocacy for abused and neglected children.

Direct download: MP_Tech_Final.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 10:44am PDT

National CASA staff and others from our network describe what the Curriculum Advisory Committee does and how our programs benefit from their work.

Direct download: alltogether.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 11:20am PDT

Michael Piraino, National CASA CEO, discusses how the current economic situation is affecting the children we serve.
Direct download: MP3.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 4:07pm PDT

Sharon Heiber from National CASA discusses the organization's Staff Inclusiveness Team.
Direct download: IOTSharon.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 3:57pm PDT

Terene Bennett, National CASA training specialist, introduces Everyone Ready, a new training tool for program staff.
Direct download: terene.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 3:50pm PDT

Michael Piraino, National CASA CEO, discusses the organization's strategic planning process.
Direct download: mp2.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 3:45pm PDT

Brian Washburn, the National CASA Training Director, introduces the Continuing Education Cookbook.
Direct download: cookbook.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 3:42pm PDT

Veronica Montaño-Pilch from the National CASA Association introduces the organization’s new Inclusion and Outreach Committee.
Direct download: veronica.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 3:27pm PDT

National CASA staff members reflect on the May 2008 Forgotten Children event in Washington, DC.
Direct download: forgotten_children.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 3:23pm PDT

Vision For Our Network

National CASA CEO Michael Piraino shares his observations of the work of CASA/GAL programs and offers his vision for the future of our work. 

Direct download: mp.mp3
Category:National CASA Update -- posted at: 2:52pm PDT

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