Close to Home Webinars
Zoom into the world of Piedmont CASA. Meet our Volunteers, Bridges Coaches, staff, and partner organizations. Hear about our kids, their struggles and their successes. Together, we are changing stories for children and youth who have been abused and neglected, stories that are close to home and close to our heart.
Falling Into Foster Care
Falling Into Foster Care is a webinar series that explores issues in our community which lead to children entering the foster care system. Each webinar features a guest speaker or speakers from one of our partner organizations. Piedmont CASA President Kate Duvall will host. At the end of each webinar, there will be a Q&A period.
IMPACT OF POVERTY ON FAMILIES
September 30 at noon
Guest Speaker: Ridge Schuyler Dean of Community Self-Sufficiency, Piedmont Virginia Community College.
FOOD INSECURITY AND ITS REPERCUSSIONS
October 6 at noon
Bria Williams Program Director of the Cultivate Charlottesville Food Justice Network
Jane Colony-Mills Executive Director of Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry
AFFORDABLE AND ACCESSIBLE CHILDCARE
November 17 at noon
Guest Speaker: Gail Esterman ReadyKids
Our guest speaker was Liesel Robinson of the Shelter for Help in Emergency. It took place April 28 at 10:00 am.
Our guest speaker was Jay Chowdhry of the Albemarle County Department of Social Services. This webinar took place on March 16 at 10:00 am.
Our guest speaker was Paige Nolt, MSW, LCSW. This webinar took place on February 8, at 10:00 AM.