April is Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness month, and Webster Parish CASA is holding multiple events in the coming weeks to bring this issue to the community’s attention.
CASA, or Court Appointed Special Advocates, are trained volunteers who help represent the best interests of abused and neglected children in court. Webster Parish CASA is a remote branch for the Volunteers for Young Justice CASA office in Shreveport.
The pinwheel is the national symbol for child abuse prevention, and CASA’s goal this month is to display 6,000 pinwheels across northwest Louisiana. Children in Webster Parish will have the chance to create and take