Wentzville | 636-332-0899
Hannibal | 573-221-2256


In order to stop
child abuse, we
need to start
talking about it.

The Child Center, Inc., is a child advocacy center for Northeast Missouri where a comprehensive, coordinated approach is taken in response to allegations of child sexual and physical abuse occurring in our 14 county service area.

The primary goal of The Child Center, Inc., is to ensure that children disclosing abuse are not further victimized by the intervention systems designed to protect them. Services offered include forensic interviews, children and family advocacy, mental health therapy, and community-based prevention education programs.

We cover the following counties: St. Charles, Lincoln, Warren, Montgomery, Pike, Ralls, Marion, Monroe, Shelby, Lewis, Clark, Knox, Scotland and Schuyler.

Meet Oakley, The Child Center, Inc. Newest Facility Dog

The Child Center, Inc. is thrilled to announce the arrival of their newest facility dog,…

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Special Event/Volunteer Coordinator Position Now Open

This is a full-time position working with a non-profit agency that serves child victims of…

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Advocate Newsletter – November 2017

We’d like to welcome you to The Child Center, Inc.’s first newsletter! We’re excited to…

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The Child Center, Inc. Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

Using the power of social media on November 28th to help end child abuse. The…

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Capital Campaign:

Our Capital Campaign funds will be used to support the renovation of the primary facility in Wentzville, MO. This renovation will allow The Child Center, Inc. to expand and enhance victim services including advocacy, forensic interviews, and mental health therapy for child abuse victims and their non-offending caregivers.

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Our Mission:

Responding to child abuse through a supportive team
approach to reduce the trauma to children & their families.
Healing ~ Helping ~ Hope