Events Mark Child Abuse Prevention Month

Across the state, numerous organizations work to make Tennessee a better place for children and families. One such group is Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), which currently serves families in 47 counties through 30 local agencies. During the month of April, a number of these local agencies will host events to mark the 2014 Child Abuse Prevention Month, designed to raise awareness of the problem of child abuse spread the word about the services CASA can provide. Events scheduled include several 5K races, a number of fundraisers, volunteer training sessions and educational programs for the community. See a list of events on the TBA website. Don't see your area listed? Find a CASA agency near you at the Tennessee CASA website.