Children in Placement

​AGENCY:        
CHILDREN IN PLACEMENT
Superior Court - Juvenile Matters
920 Broad Street
Hartford, CT  06106
 
INTERNSHIP CONTACT: Carmen Rodriguez, 244-7900 ext. 3026; crcip@sbcglobal.net
                                                   Probate Court Office, 728-3204
 
AGENCY FUNCTION:  Advocacy agency monitors cases of children involved in Juvenile Court abuse and neglect proceedings, as well as Probate Court matters involving custodial issues, providing follow-up until the child is home or permanently placed.  Recruits/trains/supervises community volunteers to serve as Court Appointed Special Advocates (or CASA’s). Please visit our web site: http://childreninplacement.org  
 
INTERN ACTIVITIES:  Participate in hearings on neglect cases; attend pre-trial conferences; follow up by telephone with third party contacts; write occasional reports for court/attorneys; keep court informed of case progress; assist Program Coordinator with recruitment, case work and volunteer contact. NOTE: Ability to speak Spanish a plus.
 
HOURS PER WEEK:  8-12
 
INTERNSHIP AVAILABLE:  FALL:  Yes;   SPRING:  Yes;   SUMMER:  No (NOT ACCEPTING STUDENTS FALL 2012)
 
STIPEND: No