Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) Osceola, a program of Community Initiatives Inc., is a Nationally Accredited Children’s Advocacy Center serving child abuse victims in Osceola County. The mission of CAC Osceola is to reduce trauma and promote healing for child abuse victims and their families by facilitating a coordinated multi-agency response in a safe and child-friendly setting and to prevent future child abuse through community education. Since 2003, residents of our community have had access through CAC Osceola to all the services involved in the investigation, prosecution and treatment of child abuse. CAC Osceola serves as the community hub for investigations and is the designated site for forensic evidence collection for child abuse cases. In 2015, CAC Osceola provided services to 681 children. Case management services are provided by specialized child advocates, social work professionals with extensive training in crisis response and trauma-informed care.
Healing today's children...
|• Case Coordination||• Information and referral to local resources|
|• Crisis Counseling||• Personal Advocacy|
|• Victim & Family Follow-up Services||• Prevention Education|
|• Child Focused Facility for Forensic Interviews||• Psycho-education on Abuse Dynamics|
|• Child Focused Facility for Forensic Medical Examinations||• Child Focused Facility for Specialized Therapy Interventions|
|• Housing Relocation Assistance||• Victims of Crime Application Assistance|
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