Please read the instructions carefully & complete all the sections of the application. The application will require 3 reference including name, phone number and email address along with a autobiography. 
If you have any questions please call us at 530-887-1006 and a Case Manager will assist you.  The information provided on this form will help us assess your qualifications to serve as a volunteer.  Child Advocates of Placer County is an equal opportunity employer & operates in compliance with federal, state and local laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination in employment.  The Program prohibits preference, limitation, specification, or discrimination based upon race, color, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, age, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability (not constituting a bona fide occupational qualification).

REASONS FOR EXCLUSION FROM SERVICE AS A VOLUNTEER: Arrest and/or Conviction for acts punishable as any crime which follows: a) Crimes against a child  b) Violent felonies  c) Any sex crimes  d) Drug/substance (DUI/DWI) violations less than 5years.  Arrests without convictions are subject to thorough review by Agency staff and approval by the Board and the Judge.  Convictions are an automatic exclusion. 

2) Undergoing prosecution at time of application: With the exception of vehicle code misdemeanors, exclusion is automatic. 

3) Convicted of a crime within 5 years before applying to be a volunteer: With the exception of vehicle code infractions, exclusion is automatic.

4) Motor Vehicle violations (using DMV point system): a) Drivers with any 2 point violations on their current record; and/or b) Drivers with a 3 point total of violations on their current records. 

5) Acts punishable as a crime, arrests, and/or convictions other than specified above: The CAPC Directors may or may not exclude applicants after consideration of factors. 

6) Juvenile Welfare involvement in family. 

7) Child, Parent, Spouse, Household member or significant other of parent of child who has been the subject of a CPS report. 

8) Persons providing services to children and/or their parents within the child welfare and/or Juvenile Court System.

All information provided by you is confidential and this information will be used for assessment, statistical reporting and case matching only.