Wentzville (Children's Services) | 636-332-0545
Wentzville (Admin/Prevention) | 636-332-0899
Hannibal | 573-221-2256

We are here to listen.

We are here to help.

The Child Center, Inc., is a child advocacy center (CAC) serving children and families in Northeast Missouri. 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, Child & Family Advocacy, Therapeutic Services, and Prevention Education Programs.

Job Posting: Therapist

The full-time therapist will provide therapy for children, in groups or individually, regarding the impact of child abuse, maltreatment, neglect, or other traumatic experiences.  The therapist will develop a trauma focused treatment plan and provide appropriate therapeutic interventions to reduce…

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Job Posting: Intake Coordinator

Position Description: This position contributes to the mission of The Child Center, Inc. by coordinating the scheduling of forensic interviews and ensuring the needs of children and families are met while at The Child Center. This position is part-time and…

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The Advocate Newsletter – August 2019

August 2019 Welcome to The Advocate Newsletter! As store shelves are filled with school supplies, it becomes apparent that summer is almost over. It is an exciting time for many children; some are starting school for the first time and…

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Eagle Scout Builds Little Free Library in Wentzville at The Child Center, Inc.

The Child Center, Inc. in Wentzville now has a Little Free Library, thanks to resident Rylan Hillyer, who made this endeavor his Eagle Scout Service Project. Rylan is a Senior at Timberland High School and has been in the Boy…

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Annual Statistics

Children Interviewed about alleged abuse

845

Children received Prevention Education

27,083

Adults Received Prevention Education

2,057