To support and promote the development of child advocacy centers in Wisconsin and their efforts to provide child friendly locations to facilitate multidisciplinary team assessments with reported child victims. CACs also provide advocacy and support to alleged child victims and their family members.
The development of local or regional child advocacy centers throughout Wisconsin so that all children who are alleged victims of abuse have easy access to the services of a child advocacy center.
• To create and sustain a statewide coalition dedicated to the establishment and success of child advocacy centers and multi-disciplinary teams.
• To provide support, education, advocacy, and networking opportunities to enhance Wisconsin’s response to child maltreatment and neglect.