|Gonzales Regional Children's Advocacy Center
Gonzales and Lavaca
|1604 St. Paul St., Gonzales, Tx 78629 830-672-1278 ~ 401 E. First St., Hallettsville, Tx 77964 361-217-7217
|The Gonzales Regional Children's Advocacy Center is one of over 70 CACs in Texas. We are committed to a
multidisciplinary response to child abuse and sexual assault in the community. We coordinate 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.
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|A 501 (C) (3) Tax exempt organization
|HOW TO RESPOND IF A CHILD REVEALS ABUSE OR NEGLECT
|WELCOME TO NORMA'S HOUSE
To restore the dignity, hope
and security to children of
Gonzales, Lavaca and
surrounding counties by uniting
public officials and our
*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
*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
|Out of 48,000 child victims served
at a CAC in Texas last year,
were not old enough to attend
|Did You Know...?
|In one year, nearly
children receive critical services at a
children’s advocacy center in Texas.
With your help, we can do even more.
|Become a Volunteer
|March 22, 2019
6:00 - 9:00 PM
Gonzales Expo Center,
JB Wells Park