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CASA seeking volunteers to be a voice in court for child victims of abuse and neglect in El Paso County. All advocates are thoroughly trained and provide on-going support. Next training begins Oct. 1. Call Amber, 447-9898 Ext. 1008.

Children's Literacy Center seeking fall volunteer tutors to work with beginning readers. One child, two hours per week for 12 weeks. Variety of tutoring times. Training provided, orientations held on Tues.Wed., Aug. 27-28, 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 795 Citadel Dr. Call 471-8672.

El Paso County Health Department seeking volunteers. Open positions include preventing tobacco use, supporting clerical staff, distributing immunization materials to low-income housing units, installing safety devices in homes with small children, administering surveys, car seat inspections and caring for children while parents attend support groups to overcome addiction. Teens and seniors encouraged to apply. For more information call Karen Weber at 578-3278 or e-mail karenweber@epchealth.org.

Green Party Campaign volunteers needed to help with the campaigns of Ron Forthofer for Governor and Sunny Maynard for Attorney General. Call 210-5144 or 532-9255.

Meals-on-Wheels seeking volunteers to help deliver hot meals to lonely, isolated area seniors for two hours each week. Call Diane or Mikki at Silver Key Senior Services, 632-1521.

Meadows Park Community Center needs volunteers to model authentic multicultural costumes and uniforms for a culture festival in Sept. All-ages, from a variety of cultures desired; native apparel also needed but not required. Call Beth, 578-6120.

PILLAR, the Peak Institute of Living, Learning and Rejuvenation, has volunteer opportunities for retirees including data entry, reception, proof reading, marketing and advertising. Call 633-4991 for more information.

Pikes Peak Family Connections seeking volunteers for the Nurturing Program, a series of parenting classes. A commitment of four hours per week for four months is requested. For more information, call Lindsay Peters, 444-4517.

The Probation Victim Assistance Program seeks caring volunteers to assist in victim notifications, victims' rights education and the victim/offender mediation process. Call Stephanie, 329-7006.

Safe Kids Coalition Home Safety program needs volunteers to install safety devices for homes with small children. Call Karen Weber, 578-3278 or email

karenweber@epchealth.org.

Silver Key Senior Services seeking people to help drive local elderly persons to the grocery store, bank, doctor, etc. Invest just four hours a week or month and don't pay a penny for your gas! Call Diane, 632-1521.

Workout Ltd., a restorative justice program, seeks volunteers to facilitate conferences between victims and offenders. Training provided. Call Denise Mantano, 471-4200, or visit

www.workoutltd.org.

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