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.

The Advocate Newsletter – December 2018

December 2018 As I sit looking out the window in my office, and see the season’s changing before my eyes, I am reminded of all we have experienced this year at The Child Center, Inc. And I am grateful. I…

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Preventing Sexual Abuse in Youth-Serving Organizations

The vast majority of coaches, volunteers, and other professionals are dedicated, caring people who help our children develop their talents and passion for sports and hobbies. However, some individuals who are sexually attracted to children use youth organizations to identify…

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The Child Center, Inc. in Hannibal Moves to New Offices to Accommodate Continued Growth

After seeing more than 175 children last year, The Child Center, Inc., a child advocacy center (CAC), announces it is moving its office to a new, larger space in Hannibal, MO that will allow them to better serve regional victims…

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Annual Statistics

Children Interviewed about alleged abuse

845

Children received Prevention Education

27,083

Adults Received Prevention Education

2,057