Beyond Words 2017

Join ChicagoCAC’s Community Advisory Council in recognizing Child Abuse Prevention Month with BEYOND WORDS, a reception honoring survivors of child sexual abuse. We will enjoy live music, a poetry reading and light refreshments. Guests are invited to decorate a t-shirt as part of our interactive art display. Learn more and RSVP.

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Join ChicagoCAC’s Community Advisory Council in recognizing Child Abuse Prevention Month with BEYOND WORDS, a reception honoring survivors of child sexual abuse. We will enjoy live music, a poetry reading and light refreshments. Guests are invited to decorate… Read More

April 2017 Trainings

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, ChicagoCAC hosts numerous trainings throughout the month of April to equip professionals and caregivers to prevent child sexual abuse. View all of our upcoming trainings now.

Luminary Award Dinner

Join ChicagoCAC for our third annual Luminary Award Dinner on Thursday, May 4. Together, we will honor Anne Pramaggiore for lighting the path toward hope and healing for children. Purchase tickets and tables now. 

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Join ChicagoCAC for our third annual Luminary Award Dinner on Thursday, May 4. Together, we will honor Anne Pramaggiore for lighting the path toward hope and healing for children. Purchase tickets and tables now. 

Kuma’s Corner Charity of the Month

We’re thrilled to be Kuma’s Corner’s charity of the month for February! The businesses in our community help make our work possible, and we’re especially excited to partner with someplace so delicious. Stop by any location for one of their signature burgers this month, and you can donate to support ChicagoCAC!

We’re thrilled to be Kuma’s Corner’s charity of the month for February! The businesses in our community help make our work possible, and we’re especially excited to partner with someplace so delicious. Stop by any location for one… Read More

Request a Training for April

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and this year ChicagoCAC aims to reach more adults than ever before with the skills and information to protect children from sexual abuse. We need your help! Can you request one of our free or low-cost trainings for your colleagues or community group this April?

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and this year ChicagoCAC aims to reach more adults than ever before with the skills and information to protect children from sexual abuse. We need your help! Can you request one of… Read More

Human Trafficking Awareness Month

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month. At the center, we’re increasing our efforts to prevent trafficking, identify cases early and ensure that our teams are best equipped to respond to these victims’ specialized needs. Learn more about trafficking… Read More

Internships, Externships & Practicums

We are now accepting applications for our internships, externships and practicums! Apply today to work alongside our family advocates, therapists, child life specialists and other team members who help children and families heal from abuse. View complete details… Read More

Our 2016 in Review

As we make bold plans in 2017, we wanted to look back at the numerous successes and highlights across our programs, development and community partnerships in 2016. Check out our Top 10 Highlights – and thank you for helping make them possible!

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As we make bold plans in 2017, we wanted to look back at the numerous successes and highlights across our programs, development and community partnerships in 2016. Check out our Top 10 Highlights – and thank you for… Read More

New Staff Training for Chicago Park District

Through our partnership with Chicago Park District, we recently trained 50 new staff in their arts, athletics and landscaping departments on keeping children safe from abuse. We’re proud to work with the excellent team at the park district… Read More

Register Now for Internet Safety Training

Register now for “Internet Safety and Kids with Disabilities: What parents and providers need to know.” Led by Chicago Police Detective Charles Hollendoner and Susan Kahan, MA, LPC of the UIC Developmental Disabilities Family Clinic, this training equips caregivers… Read More