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Child Advocacy Center

Child Advocacy Center: Information for Referral Sources and Professionals

Central Minnesota Child Advocacy CenterA Child Advocacy Center (CAC) provides a safe, child-friendly environment for interviews and medical evaluations for children and their families who may have experienced sexual abuse, physical abuse, sexual exploitation or witnessed a violent crime. Historically, children who were victims of abuse were shuffled from agency to agency.

Today, the CAC model brings the system to the child. The Central Minnesota Child Advocacy Center, located in Sartell, offers a “one-stop approach” to children and their families. The multidisciplinary team includes: law enforcement officers, victims’ advocates, medical providers, mental health professionals, prosecuting attorneys and child protection workers.

Learn more about how the CAC is working to make the process better for kids who need help for abuse. Download the following handout. (PDF)

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For More Information

Contact the Child Advocacy Center at 320-229-5105.

Mailing Address:

Central Minnesota Child Advocacy Center
166 19th St. S, Ste. 202
Sartell, MN 56377

For Donations:

Reach Program Director, Katie Boecker at the phone number above. 

Finding a Child Advocacy Center

For information regarding any of Minnesota’s Child Advocacy Center’s, please visit the Minnesota Children’s Alliance website.

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