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CAC Announces Its New Therapy Dog Program

In a further effort to minimize trauma to children, the CAC Board of Directors has approved the use of a therapy dog at the CAC to greet and wait with children and their families.  Therapy dogs empower victims and provide emotional support.  There is a body of scientific evidence proving dogs are the one animal […]

Super Hero Malinda Wheeler Honored by the CAC

Super Hero Malinda Wheeler has given tirelessly to children who have been abused.   Over the years, Malinda has provided extensive assistance to the Children’s Advocacy Center to make it what it is today.  She has been involved in every aspect of the CAC from visionary, board member, forensic nurse, forensic interviewer, donor and volunteer.  She is one of the […]

Last Drop Cafe

Announcing our 10th Anniversary Gala

 

Children’s Advocacy Center Says “Thank You” To Two Great Women

We would like to thank Anita Hughes and Jeanne Roy, two wonderful women, for their leadership – In October, 2013, Jeanne Roy stepped down from being our Executive Directors after more than seven years. Jeanne was part of the working group that created the CAC in 2002 and was a founding member of the original […]

Tour the CAC

Welcome to the CAC in Covina

Meet the President of the Board of Directors – Maria Griglio, J.D.

I am honored to serve as the CAC Board President after serving on the Board for the last three years. I have over 20 years of experience in the field of child abuse and I am finding my work with the CAC to be extremely rewarding. After obtaining a Bachelors Degree in Social Work in […]

Meet the Executive Director

John Pomroy was hired as Executive Director in April after working for 5 months as Interim Executive Director.  John is one of the founding members of the CAC and was its second Board President.  John takes great pride in working to advocate for children and victims of crime, so this is a very good fit for […]

OUR NEW HOME…

  In March, 2014, the Children’s Advocacy Center moved into a 5,600 square foot home on the Masonic Home campus in Covina.  The new location is located in a tranquil park like setting.  In addition to having more than twice the amount of space, the home is very welcoming for children and adults.  This new […]

Speak up for kids

9/2/12 Speak up for kids – DailyBulletin.com www.dailybulletin.com/letters/ci_21450697/speak-up-kids 1/1 Created: DailyBulletin.com In the wake of the recent conviction of Jerry Sandusky for multiple sexual abuse offenses against young boys, along with a plethora of very public and high-profile reports of continuing abuses against our children (including those recently perpetrated by a third-grade teacher in the LAUSD […]