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April is National Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month

April is National Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month and a time to recognize that together we can help prevent abuse.  To bring about a sense of community and raise awareness of this issue, CASA of Houston County held its 1st Annual Hands Around the Courthouse event on April 9, 2014.

Participants joined hands for a moment of silence acknowledging local victims of abuse and neglect.  The most recent class of 7 newly trained CASA/GAL volunteers were sworn in at this event.  The ceremony was open to the public and lasted about 20 minutes.  A light lunch was provided by Marco's Pizza.
 

Please join us!

Next Event: Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Time: 12:15 pm until 12:45 pm

Location: Houston County Juvenile Justice Complex
                206 Carl Vinson Parkway
                Warner Robins, GA 31088
                (Courtroom B)

Speakers: TBA

"I’ve always known that I loved and cared about the educational aspect of a child; but I now know if children of families are in crisis and are going to have a fighting chance, someone must be their loud and strong voice in this world of broken systems...CASA allows for me to be A VOICE"
~ Mrs. Beverly Tennison, CASA MVP June 2013

For more information about this event, please click here for a printable flyer.

If you suspect abuse or neglect, please call
1-855-GA-CHILD.

  • We are affiliated with and supported by GA CASA.

  • We are members of the National CASA Association

  • We are supported by PSSF

  • Supported by GA Department of Human Services