Insert Case JC# (from the Complaint).
Use your CASA/GAL name.
Enter first and last name of the child.
This is found in the caption of the Complaint.
File-stamped date on your JE of Appointment
The Judge who signed your JE of Appointment.
Found on the hearing notice.
If you have written a prior report for this case (same case number) check "yes." You most likely wrote a report for the Adjudication/Disposition Hearing.
The initial emergency shelter care hearing does not count as the CASA was not yet appointed. If a CASA Staff Attorney covered a hearing for you, you must answer no.
Type "All Children" if all of the children were moved to the same home at the same time.
List all the people you have interviewed and their relationship to the child(ren) involved on the case. Be sure to include CASA children interviewed or observed.
List any parties you have tried unsuccessfully to interview and put in your attempts to reach these parties.
Type "All Children" if you saw all of the children at the same time.
Write in complete sentences in the comment section.
Do the children understand the situation?
Do the children feel safe in their current environment?
This is a fact-based narrative section. Include each parent and child's progress toward permanency. Do not include a Case History or Recommendations and please do not repeat information.
Include each child, whether they are in school or not.
This box is for comments regarding grade level, absences, grades, behavior, socialization, suspensions/expulsions, IEP or testing needed, etc.
You must ask each child on your case, individually and in private, what the child wants regarding placement and permanence. The child's wishes may be different than your recommendations, but his or her wishes, as stated to you, must be reported in this section. You may quote the child. Example: "Johnny stated to me, 'I want to live with Mommy if her boyfriend moves out.'"
Number each recommendation. Write each recommendation on its own separate line. Custody must be addressed as the first recommendation.
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