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 – December 2019

December 2019 In the spirit of the season, I would like to express my gratitude to you on behalf of the children and families we serve. This past year, the news has been full of stories of children harmed because…

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Job Posting: Marketing & Donor Relations Coordinator

This is a full-time position working with a small, non-profit agency that serves child victims of physical and sexual abuse in 14 counties of northeast Missouri. Under the direction of the Director of Development, with latitude for independent decisions. This…

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The Child Center, Inc. Provides Child Sex Trafficking Training for First Responders

The Child Center, Inc. in conjunction with the National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) invited area Multidisciplinary Team (MDTs) members to attend the Child Sex Trafficking for First Responders training held on December 4th and 5th, 2019 in Lake St.…

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Letter from our 19-20 Board Chair

Every once in awhile we are connected with a group of individuals that are truly making a difference in the world and we are so overwhelmed by the amazing work they are doing that we just have to get involved.…

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Annual Statistics

Children Interviewed about alleged abuse

845

Children received Prevention Education

27,083

Adults Received Prevention Education

2,057