Program Manager: Kyla Hemler is available to consult on cases involving children ages birth through 5 years old. Along with your CASA Manager, she can assist you in accessing information and resources.
Building Blocks Court Report Template (to download in Word)
Building Blocks Court Report Format (PDF to see how names and other details are formatted)
Behavior Observation Forms (when a CASA Volunteer suspects domestic violence/abuse/trauma)
Articles, Videos About Young Children
Dental Care for Children Birth Through 5
Ohio’s Early Learning and Development Standards
What About a Controlling Partner?
Council on Child Abuse: Protect and Comfort Infants; School-Based Personal Safety
Building Blocks resources are also listed at the left.
Training: The ProKids Building Blocks program also provides specialized training for CASA volunteers who work with children ages birth through 5 years old. Building Blocks CASA Volunteers receive additional training in assessment of child development, caregiver/child interaction, trauma, medical care, the law, resources and services. CASA volunteers are asked to complete the required training within a year of being assigned a Building Blocks case. Look for upcoming Building Blocks training here.