(INDIANAPOLIS) – Volunteers from Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) will gather at the Indiana State House on Tuesday, March 19 to share the importance of advocating for the best interest of foster children and interact with legislators about important issues facing children.
CASA volunteers advocate on behalf of abused and neglected children whose families are involved with the child welfare system.
The event will be held at the Indiana State House in the North Atrium on the second floor from Noon until 1 p.m. EDT.
Indiana Chief Justice Loretta Rush, Senate President Pro Tem Rodric Bray, and Representative Wendy McNamara will be in attendance to thank volunteers for their service.
More than 4,700 CASA volunteers in 84 Indiana counties advocated on behalf of nearly 26,500 children in 2018.