CASA of the Tenth Judicial Circuit is seeking volunteers in Peoria, Marshall, Putnam, Stark and Tazewell counties to become Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for children who have experienced abuse or neglect. Individuals interested in learning about the role and responsibilities, requirements, time commitment, and next steps are invited to a virtual informational meeting on Zoom on Wednesday, January 13 from 5:30 to 6:30pm (us02web.zoom.us/j/87989233674?pwd=dURIaTczeEgrVnFwR0FoTjd6QWJXdz09; Meeting ID: 879 8923 3674 / Passcode: 279897). CASA’s next virtual training classes will begin on Thursday, January 7 and conclude on Thursday, February 11. The mandatory sessions, held from 5:30 to 7pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays, will incorporate classroom instruction, group work and discussion and will prepare you to become a CASA. Questions can be directed to Mike Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org or (309) 981-5162. More information can be found at casaofthetenth.org/volunteer-as-a-casa/.