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.

Annual Statistics

Children Interviewed about alleged abuse

713

Children received Prevention Education

27,817

Adults Received Prevention Education

3,269

Our News

Strings to Mend Raises Money for The Child Center, Inc.

“Strings to Mend”, an inaugural event conceived by local musician Seth Wade, brought live musical performances to main street at Finn’s Food and Spirits on Saturday, July 21, to raise money for the local Child Advocacy Center, The Child Center, Inc.  Local musicians, Joe Soucy, Liz Bentley, Mike Moore, Eric McKay, and Seth Wade donated…

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Superheroes for Kids Trivia Night to benefit The Child Center, Inc.

The Child Center, Inc. will host its annual Hannibal Superheroes for Kids Trivia Night on Friday, August 24, 2018, at Knights of Columbus located at 1 Columbus Road in Hannibal, Missouri.  Doors open at 6:00 pm and Trivia starts at 7:00 pm. The evening will be themed around the board game “Clue” and guests can…

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Upcoming Events for 2018

Happy Summer! As we wrap up the first half of 2018 and reflect, we are so grateful for how many children and families we have been able to help this year because of you. Every event you attend, every hour you volunteer, and every dollar you contribute helps a child find their voice to end…

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