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Good News from Chile

Our Executive Director, Chris Newlin recently received an email from Diego Izquierdo and Francisco García from Chile. We happily and proudly communicate you that on 9th January the government finally promulgated the law that includes -among other very needed measures- the implementation of the forensic (investigative) interview in the criminal procedure for children and teenagers…

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Progress in Brazil

For almost ten years, The NCAC has worked with Childhood Brasil, and they were recently able to pass a law in support of the best interests of children which includes the development of Integrated Centers (CACs).  While Executive Director, Chris Newlin was in Brazil recently, he was given a doll that represents how the development…

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Senate Proclamation

Senator Bill Holtzclaw attended the NCAC Board Meeting today to present a Senate Proclamation recognizing National Crime Victims’ Rights Week earlier this year and highlighting the role of the NCAC as the first Children’s Advocacy Center in the world.  He also generously donated $5,000 to support NCAC direct services focused on the prevention and intervention…

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New report notes risks for victims, perpetrators and institutions

Our Executive Director, Chris Newlin and Digital Information Librarian, Muriel Wells, assisted Keith Kaufman with this project last summer. The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has released a literature review examining international evidence of risk and protective factors for child sexual abuse in institutional contexts. Media Article Read Full Article

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In the Loop – October

In this Issue: 2017 Training Schedule EFI Training 33rd International Symposium on Child Abuse FREE Online Trainings Exploring the Lived Experiences… International Guests CAC in the News NCAC Out and About Relations Between Attorney Temporal Structure and Children’s Response Productivity What’s New in CALiO? Read the entire newsletter

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National Children’s Advocacy Center Awarded Two FY 16 Federal Grants

October 6, 2016, Huntsville, AL – The National Children’s Advocacy Center (NCAC) has received two federal grants totaling $2.15 million dollars, with $900,000 awarded to the NCAC’s Training Center and $1,250,000 awarded to the NCAC’s Southern Regional Children’s Advocacy Center (SRCAC). The project period for both awards is one year. The U.S. Department of Justice,…

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In the Loop – September

In This Issue Upcoming Trainings 33rd International Symposium on Child Abuse FREE Online Trainings Mentoring and Consultation Groups Research-to-Practice Summary CAC in the News NCAC Out and About Children Exposed to Abuse in YSO What’s New in CALiO? Read the entire newsletter

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For the Children Newsletter-August

In this Issue:  September Celebration Thank You University Kia NCAC Receives FBI Director’s Community Leadership Award July’s Back to School Tid Bit: Erin’s Law Staff Spotlight Protectors Circle NCAC Wish List Read the entire newsletter

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