This upcoming week is National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, and CASA and SLESAC are hosting walks to raise awareness.
The first one was held in Opelousas this morning.
Both events will have a program, food, fun jumps, and other activities for participants to enjoy.
CASA and SLESAC will also be honoring the winners to the Annual Crime and Abuse Prevention Poster Contest at these events.
Next Saturday’s walk will be held in Ville Platte, starting at the Evangeline Parish Media Center at 10 a.m. Line-up is at 9 a.m.