CASA Cookie Kick-off signals start of Child Abuse Prevention Month

Golden Crescent Court Appointed Special Advocates will host a Child Abuse Prevention Month Cookie Kick-off at 4 p.m. Friday at the Hiller House, 3003 N. Vine St.

Cookies and milk will be provided following a brief ceremony including reading of a proclamation from the city of Victoria declaring April as Child Abuse Prevention Month.

Representatives from the city, Victoria Police Department, Victoria County District Attorney's Office and Hope of South Texas are also expected to take part in the program.

For more information all 361-573-3734.

Corrected April 1, 2011.