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Program Services

Protecting the Future

The Child Advocacy Center provides a wide array of services to meet the needs of children/family members/caregivers impacted by a crime in Chenango County, services include;

  • Providing a safe, child friendly, and controlled setting for child abuse investigative interviews.
  • Reducing the number of times a child shares their story of a crime.
  • Coordinating case information between investigative partner in ensuring the best outcome of case for criminal prosecution.
  • Providing a multidisciplinary approach to child abuse investigations.
  • Providing referrals to medical exam specialists.
  • Providing a Family Liaison for support, education, and crisis intervention counseling.
  • Providing linkage to other appropriate treatment services.
  • Reducing the ‘system trauma’ that can accompany these cases; striving to do no further harm.
  • Providing education, support and assistance to the community around issues of child sexual abuse and dating violence.

Chenango Child Advocacy Center Offers:

  • Family Advocacy
  • Case Management Services
  • Individual/Family Counseling
  • Empowered Caregivers Support Group
  • Professional and Educational Training’s

Community Outreach & Awareness Events

A sample of our planned events include:

  • Educational Series @ ChenangoCAC FaceBook – Every month
  • Safe Dates Program at local schools for grades 8, 9, 10
  • Story Time @ local Library’s
  • Empowered Caregivers Support Group – Ongoing
  • Appreciation Event for MDT/Service Providers, April 2021
  • Proclamation, City of Norwich, April 2021
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