• ORGANIZATION PROFILE
  • Bridgehaven Children's Advocacy Center Bridgehaven Children's Advocacy Center

Causes

  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon

Volunteer with us!  We have

VIEW AS
Subscribe Get an RSS feed of these Opportunities
Please wait . . .

Mission Statement

To give hope and care to the children of Liberty and Chambers counties who are victims of physical, sexual, and emotional abuse and foster a working relationship with the government agencies of the two counties assigned to protect and defend victims. The physical and emotional well being of the young victims are the priority of Bridgehaven and the governmental agencies involved and a unified effort to sustain this program is supported by all involved.

Description

Bridgehaven Children's Advocacy Center is a nonprofit organization that was created to help minimize the trauma associated with child abuse investigations. Bridgehaven CAC is an organization that offers programs to help victims of child abuse and neglect. CAC (Children's Advocacy Center) program that has helped to change the way child abuse investigations are handled in Chambers and Liberty Counties in southeast Texas by working as part of a multidisciplinary team which includes law enforcement, prosecutors, child protective service workers, mental/medical professionals and volunteers. The purpose of Bridgehaven CAC is to coordinate the work of the multidisciplinary partnership and to ensure that child victims are not revictimized by the system designed to protect them. Bridgehaven CAC provides neutral, child-friendly, non-institutionalized environment in which each victim can feel safe telling his/her story and immediate services can be provided to both the child and their non-offending family members.

Website

http://www.bridgehavencac.org

Contact

Social Media

Reviews

BE THE FIRST TO RECOMMEND THIS ORGANIZATION!
Would you recommend Bridgehaven Children's Advocacy Center?

Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.