CACs Connect: Grooming

CACs Connect: Grooming

  In Alberta, the rate of grooming has spiked in recent months; children and youth are spending more time online seeking social connection because the current circumstances have limited their time usually spent at school or with peers. For...

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CEO Chat: Child Abuse Prevention Month

CEO Chat: Child Abuse Prevention Month

As Child Abuse Prevention Month kicks off, we connect with CCAC CEO Karen Orser for a chat about child abuse prevention and intervention, the work of Child Advocacy Centres, and the important role that communities can play in helping to keep...

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October is Child Abuse Prevention Month

October is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Calgary, AB – October is Child Abuse Prevention Month and Child Advocacy Centres (CACs) across Alberta are coming together to raise awareness about child abuse and the important role communities can play in helping to keep children and youth...

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Report to the Community 2019-2020

Report to the Community 2019-2020

We are pleased to share our 2019-2020 Report to the Community. Highlights from the past year demonstrate how the CCAC has continued to grow as a centre of excellence in the intervention and prevention of child abuse, and serves as a place of...

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Meet our Childlife Specialist

Meet our Childlife Specialist

Our Childlife Specialist Georgina Cooper provides critical support to the children, youth and families who come to CCAC, ensuring they feel welcome, safe, and know exactly what to expect during their time at the centre. Watch Georgina and our CEO...

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Meet our Forensic Interview Specialist

Meet our Forensic Interview Specialist

Dr. Sarah MacDonald is our Forensic Interview Specialist, a critical role here at the CCAC. Watch this #TalkTuesday chat where our CEO Karen Orser and Dr. MacDonald discuss what a Forensic Interview Specialist does, and how her partner, facility...

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