Attending an orientation is the first step in our application process. In these one-hour information sessions, prospective volunteers will learn about the commitment and responsibilities required to serve as a CASA volunteer.  


Orientations are in English unless otherwise specified.

  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019

  • Thursday, March 28, 2019 - Noon

  • Wednesday, April 3, 2019

To register for an orientation, please use the online form, call 650-517-5843, or send an email to info@casaofsanmateo.org to register. Thank you!

CASA will hold orientations in the community of your workplace, professional group, congregation, or community organization is interested.


  • Spanish Training 2019: March 12- April 16

  • Spring Training 2019: April 15 - May 15

  • Summer Training 2019: July 9 - August 8

Training will be held two nights a week for a period of five weeks. Graduation and swearing in is held after the 10 classes have been completed.

All training sessions are held from 6:00pm - 9:00pm at the CASA office unless otherwise specified. Trainees must attend each class as well as observe hearings at the Juvenile Court. CASA holds 4 trainings a year.