COLUMBUS, Ind.–The Advocates for Children are looking for volunteers to join their last training of the year on September 26. The program teaches advocates how to assist with children who are victims of neglect and abuse. The only requirements for participation are that you are over 21 years of age and able to pass a simple background check. Volunteers, who come from all walks of life, are required to complete 36 hours of training over six weeks. After the training period, the average volunteer time is 10 to 15 hours per month. For more information is available online at http://apowerfulvoice.org, or you may call 812-372-2808.