From the time she was just 3, Maria’s father sexually abused her. He was also violent toward her mom, Ana. But immediately after finding out about the sexual abuse, Ana moved out with her daughters and filed for... Read more →
ChicagoCAC Executive Director Char Rivette was recently featured on Comcast Newsmakers to raise awareness about our center, our work and how adults can help protect children from sexual abuse. View the segment and learn more with our resources.
Public Building Commission of Chicago created this beautiful video to show what our new addition means to kids and families in our city. PBC served as the developer for our project, coordinated the design and procurement and managed construction of the addition on behalf of the City of Chicago. The city’s commitment of $9 million in funding from the Western/Ogden TIF district supported the project, and ChicagoCAC’s Growing & Giving campaign is raising an additional $2.5 million in private funding through 2018.
Erin Merryn, the powerhouse behind Erin’s Law, is featured on Sunday night’s documentary, “Breaking the Silence.” Child sexual abuse happens to all kinds of kids in all types of families. Child advocacy centers across the country provide vital services… Read More
Char joined Fox News’s Good Day Chicago to talk about the importance of reporting abuse so that children can get the healing services they need and deserve.
See what our new spaces and our Growing & Giving campaign will mean for Robin and the thousands of other children we serve.
ChicagoCAC’s PATHH Collaboration connects children with the mental health services they need to heal. See how ChicagoCAC’s team knew that PATHH Collaboration was making a difference.
See what our new spaces will mean for staff members at the center, and how our Growing & Giving campaign supports our expanded services. Video is courtesy of Rush Productions.