If you would like to have a juvenile court representative speak to your civic group or even neighborhood association, we are happy to do so. We are a government agency and we believe our work includes educating the public about what we do.
To engage one of the Speakers, please contact Judge Joseph Wyant at 770-254-3730 and provide the information requested below:
- Name of your organization
- Contact information, including name, address, phone number, and email
- Date, time, and place of the event
- Event type and estimated audience size
- Presentation length
The mission of the Coweta County Juvenile Court Speakers Program is to raise awareness and public understanding of delinquency, child welfare and foster care issues in Coweta County.
Who We Are
The speakers from the Coweta County Juvenile Court are practitioners with expertise on various areas in the child welfare system that includes judges, social workers, attorneys, CASAs, former foster youth, and the Public Defender’s Office.
Our speakers are a wealth of knowledge on issues impacting foster care in Coweta County, and can speak to your organization on a variety of topics. Some topics for consideration are:
- The role of CASAs
- Child abuse and endangerment
- Child and adolescent psychiatry
- Educational advocacy
- Foster youth services
- Juvenile deprivation law
- Adolescent mental health issues