Wentzville (Children's Services) | 636-332-0545
Wentzville (Admin/Prevention) | 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 (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.

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

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The Child Center, Inc., a non-profit organization that provides services to children victimized by abuse…


The Advocate Newsletter – February 2018

  Letter from the Executive Director Thank you for making a difference in 2017! 2017 was…


One-Day Workshop to Address Problematic Sexual Behaviors in Children

The Child Center, Inc. will host the Midwest Justice for Children Workshop (MJCW) on April…


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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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In 2017, The Child Center helped children by...

Forensic Interviews


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