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...
GivingTuesday: The Gift That Keeps on Giving!

GivingTuesday: The Gift That Keeps on Giving!

The Children’s Advocacy Center of Hidalgo and Starr Counties (CACHS) celebrates Giving Tuesday with our Kick-off #UNSELFIE Campaign where we challenge others to give, share, and encourage giving back locally. Join millions around the world participating in the...
How You Can Help Prevent Sexual Abuse

How You Can Help Prevent Sexual Abuse

Preventing child sexual abuse begins with adults taking responsibility for protecting children. Know what to communicate to your child, behaviors to look out for, and steps to take to keep them safe.Body Parts & How Things WorkChildren with knowledge about healthy...
What to Say and Do if You Suspect Child Abuse

What to Say and Do if You Suspect Child Abuse

When children make the decision to tell an adult they have been abused, they are typically worried about what will take place. An adult’s response to a child’s disclosure is very critical. Kids need to know that breaking the silence about abuse is the right thing to...