Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center and our partners are the front-line responders in Chicago to reports of child sexual abuse, as well as reports of physical abuse of children under age 3.
We are the city’s only not-for-profit that coordinates child protection staff, law enforcement professionals, medical experts, family advocates and mental health clinicians under one roof.
As adults, we have a responsibility to protect the children around us. View our resources or attend a training to learn how to prevent, recognize, respond to and report abuse so that you can help.
Join Resource Manager Katy Irving, LCSW, for our second new training this April: Supporting Non-Offending Caregivers after Child Sexual Abuse. Katy will equip professionals with the skills and resources to reduce stress and isolation of caregivers, and she’ll… Read More
View photos from our third annual Luminary Award Dinner on Thursday, May 4, 2017. At this sold-out event, hundreds of Chicago community leaders joined us to honor Anne Pramaggiore, President and CEO of ComEd, for lighting the path toward… Read More
Our Growing & Giving campaign helps us build capacity as we grow and sustain our programs. Join us in helping children heal from child sexual abuse and preventing abuse from occurring.