The Child Advocacy Center of Northeast MO

The Child Advocacy Center

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Become a part of an educated and empowered community where all children are safe from harm. Select one of the locations listed below and request a speaker for your school, community group, corporation, or place of worship.

THE FACTS​

43,832Children received Prevention Education in 2021
The largest age group we saw for forensic interviews in 2021 was 7-12 years old.
In 2021, 889 of our cases involved sexual abuse.
In 2021 1,224 Children received forensic interviewed about alleged abuse​
In 2021 2,636 Adults received Prevention Education
90% of child sexual abuse is by someone the child likes, loves, or lives with.
1 in 10 children will be sexually abused before the age of 18.
Nearly 700,000 children are abused in the U.S. each year.
Children 3 years old and younger have the highest maltreatment rate.
Only 5% to 16% of child sexual abuse victims report and false allegations are rare
Sex offenders are 3.5x more likely to confess if a child has had a forensic interview at a child advocacy center

Contact us to schedule a Body Safety Program, Internet Safety Program, or Mandated Reporter Training from our Hannibal office.

Contact us to schedule a Body Safety Program, Internet Safety Program, or Mandated Reporter Training from our Wentzville office.