Have you seen the powerful #ChildAbusePreventionMonth campaign from the Center for Child Protection in Travis County called "Kids Don't Talk Like This"? Go to www.SpotItStopIt.org to learn more #SpotItStopIt
A great video from Assistant State's Attorney Shauna Boliker about the incredible value of the Chicago Children's Advocacy Center, one of NCA's #50StarsIn50States for April!
Breaking news! The Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act has just passed the Senate with a vote of 99-0! #JVTA
We are so pleased with the deal reached to pass the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act. We would like to sincerely thank all of the champions of this Bill! We're looking forward to seeing the impact of the #JVTA unfold for victims in desperate need of critical services.
Nearing the finish line on our strategic planning session! Ready to stand up, step forward! Excited for the future!
After a year of collecting advice and expertise from the field of our incredible CACs, NCA strategic planning is in full swing! We have an inspiring group of child abuse intervention professionals in Washington DC for two days to chart the future of NCA.
We love this! At the Southwest Family Advocacy Center, they have superhero cutouts for the kids to take pictures, but they also have them for their superhero MDT members! #50StarsIn50States
We're loving seeing all of the photos coming in from #ChildAbusePreventionMonth activities around the country. Check out the team from Judi's Place for Kids Annual 5K Race!
Through the PATTH Collaboration, the Chicago Children's Advocacy Center has been able to cut the waiting time for kids to receive critical mental health care by more than half! Learn more about it here! #50StarsIn50States.
We are loving seeing all of the Pinwheels for Prevention going up around the country! Check out this shot from Mission Kids CAC of Montgomery County! #ChildAbusePreventionMonth
NCA is growing! Making room for new staff in the tiny yellow house. Our Program Associates are champions for taking this on!
April is National Child Abuse Prevention month! We want to know what you're doing to spread awareness and the message of prevention to your community. Sound off in the comments! #PreventChildAbuse.
Check out this month's stars from our 50 Stars in 50 States campaign, the Southwest Family Advocacy Center's multidisciplinary team and the PATTH Collaboration from the Chicago Children's Advocacy Center.
Congratulations to the National Children's Advocacy Center for organizing an inspiring conference last week. NCA was honored to attend and learn from the incredible attendees and speakers!
Thanks to Erin Merryn for sharing this important message of prevention with the faith community!
Make sure to mark your calendars for October 14, 2015! One of our #50stars, Gingerbread House is hosting their annual Partners in Prevention Luncheon! This year, their keynote speaker is the inspiring Marilyn Van Derbur. Learn more about her here!
So exciting to see Wynona's House Child Advocacy Center, one of our #50Stars in the news!
A wonderful story from NPR about how a doctor and a sheriff have teamed up to head off bad health outcomes for children.
Have you registered for our annual Leadership Conference yet? Make sure to make your hotel reservations soon before the block fills up!
Check out the feature on Gingerbread House in the Shreveport Times for their selection as one of the #50Stars in 50 States! Thanks so much for all the great work you do to bring hope and healing to children!
A very moving piece from Ginger Kaldec about former #MissAmerica Marilyn Van Derbur's experiences with child sexual abuse
Have you considered attending the upcoming Wynona's House Child Advocacy Center 2nd Annual National Summit on Child Abuse and Neglect on April 28th in New Jersey? Wynona's House is one of NCA's #50Stars this month! Learn more about their conference here!
Thanks to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick for visiting Mission Kids CAC to see the amazing work that they do every day!
One of our #50Stars for this month, Shauna Galloway-Williams and the Julie Valentine Center has an agency wish list. Check out the things that would help them continue to provide a high level of service to victims of child abuse, and give if you can! #50StarsIn50States
A very important video from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network on creating safe spaces for LGBTQ youth who have experienced trauma.