CALGARY AND AREA CHILD ADVOCACY CENTRE

4H Calgary Canada

The Calgary & Area Child Advocacy Centre (CCAC) is transforming how current systems respond to the issue of child abuse and abused children and their families in Calgary and surrounding communities. Bringing together 120 professionals who are focused on this one critical issue. Through the CCAC, their integrated work enabled us to develop a groundbreaking collaborative and innovative practice model that serves the unique needs of each child, youth and family. The CCAC assesses, investigates, intervenes, and provides treatment and supports for sexual abuse and the most server cases of physical abuse and neglect. A Multi-disciplinary team provides children and their families with help and hope through a comprehensive approach to begin the healing process.