Volunteers and Supporters

Spotlight on a Volunteer: Samantha Bohling

  When did you start volunteering at the Children’s Advocacy Center? I started volunteering at the Children’s Advocacy Center on September 20, 2017. How did you become familiar with the Center, how did you find out? I became familiar with the Center through two sources: A list of possible internship facilities through the SOU website,

It takes a Community Response

  By Tammi Pitzen, Executive Director of the Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County Many of you have heard me say that child abuse is a community problem that deserves a community response. I actually say and write that frequently.  It did not originate with me, and I actually can’t tell you who said it

Volunteers: The Heart of the Center

  By Ginny Sagal, Communication & Outreach Coordinator for the Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County It’s 9am and the Children’s Advocacy Center is open. Clients are coming in for a therapy session, therapy assessment, medical service, or forensic interview. They are greeted by a CAC employee and many times by a volunteer. This is

Does child abuse happen in our state? In Jackson County?

  By Tammi Pitzen, Executive Director of the Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County April is child abuse prevention/awareness month.  This is my traditional April Blog recognizing and focusing on the problem of child abuse. I was doing a little research to see what was going on in the world of child abuse.  I found

2017 Winter Gala: An Evening on Broadway

By Theresa Hart, Development Director for The Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County It was a night to remember as people gathered from near and far for An Evening on Broadway. Attendees arrived in Broadway costume, formal or casual attire to raise money for children. Even the Tin Man showed up for some fun. In

Winter Gala 2016: Camelot and Good Deeds for Children

By Michelle Wilson, Development Director for The Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County “Don’t ever let it be forgot That once there was a spot For one brief, shining moment That was known as Camelot!” ~ Camelot (the movie) King Arthur and Queen Guinevere ~ played by Geoffrey and Joi Riley For one brief moment