Gonzales Regional Children's Advocacy Center
Serving
Gonzales and Lavaca
Counties
1604 St. Paul St., Gonzales, Tx 78629  Phone 830-672-1278
The Gonzales Regional Children's Advocacy Center is committed to a multidisciplinary response to child abuse
and sexual assault in the community. The agency coordinates with law enforcement, child protective services,
prosecutors, medical and mental health professionals to help children, their non-offending family members, and
adult sexual assault victims seek hope, pursue justice and find healing.
PROUD MEMBERS OF:
Children's Advocacy Centers of Texas
National Children's Alliance
A 501 (C) (3) Tax exempt organization
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HOW TO RESPOND IF A CHILD REVEALS ABUSE OR NEGLECT
WELCOME TO NORMA'S HOUSE
OUR MISSION
To restore the dignity, hope
and security to children of
Gonzales, Lavaca and
surrounding counties by uniting
public officials and our
community.

DO:
*Remain calm
*Believe the child
*Allow the child to talk
*Show interest and concern
*Reassure and support the child's feelings
*Take action.  It could save a child's life.
To Report Suspected Abuse, call 1-800-252-5400 OR 911
EVENTS

DON'T:
*Panic or overract
*Press the child to talk
*Promise anything you can't control
*Confront the offender
*Blame or minimize the child's feelings
*Overwhelm the child with questions
19th Annual Professional Child Advocate Conference
Hosted by Gonzales Regional Children’s Advocacy Center
Friday, April 20, 2018     8am – 5pm
Fellowship Hall, First United Methodist Church
426 St Paul Street, Gonzales  78629

KEY SPEAKERS & TOPICS:
Javier Rodriguez, OAG- Online Child Exploitation
Dr. James Lukefahr – Forensic Medical Exams / SANES and How They Assist in Investigations
Keri Miller, Gonzales Co Prosecutor- How to Turn a Case from He Said/She Said to GUILTY!
Legislative Updates

Breakfast and Lunch Provided    *  TCOLE & CEU’s offered  

REGISTRATION  $20
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Norma's House
PO Box 1925
Gonzales, Tx 78629
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