The Importance of the SANE exam

The Importance of the SANE exam

At the request of law enforcement and/or Child Protective Services, a sexual assault nurse examiner (SANE) helps Children’s Advocacy Center of Hidalgo and Starr Counties (CACHSC) by providing a medical evaluation for a child victim of abuse. This sexual assault...
National Child Abuse Prevention Month

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Every April, Child Abuse Prevention Month is an opportunity for us to learn about the signs of child abuse and ways to prevent it.Nationwide, communities come together in support of families and children. Outreach programs, resources, and activities provide wonderful...
The Next Chapter In A Story Of Hope

The Next Chapter In A Story Of Hope

Sexual abuse shows no mercy. It prays on the innocence of boys and girls alike, filling them with grief, depression, and fear. ” – Eduardo It’s a bittersweet moment for The Children’s Advocacy Center as we approach our 20 year milestone. Each child and every...