In order to better facilitate the required six hours of yearly in-service training for our volunteer Guardians Ad Litem to maintain their volunteer certification with the GAL Program, we have provided a list of literature and media that is able to be utilized to fufill this requirement. Please click the link below to access the myriad of options a volunteer GAL has at in-service opportunities, and please contact your assigned Volunteer Coordinator if you have any questions.
Courtesy of our intern from Southeastern College, Ashley Pyle, here are some tips for our volunteer Guardians Ad Litem on how to strengthen their relationships with their assigned children and Volunteer Coordinator in order to become better and more effective child advocates. Please click on the link below to access the document.
The Florida Statewide Guardian ad Litem Program invites you to follow them on Facebook & Twitter. From time to time, the Program will be posting news, upcoming conferences and interesting child welfare articles both on FB (found at www.facebook.com/pages/Tallahassee-FL/The-Florida-Statewide-Guardian-ad-Litem-Program/164070170277062) & Twitter (found at www.twitter.com/FL_Guardian). Please take a look at this information on dependent children who need a voice throughout the state of Florida, & learn how you can help out in your community.