April is Child Abuse Awareness Month

We are CAC Tom Green County, Inc.

The mission of the Children’s Advocacy Center of Tom Green County is to champion the cause of child abuse prevention and to ensure for each child in our community a safe and nurturing home.

Our Programs

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Hope House
Family Enrichment Services (FES)
Child Fatality Review Team (CFRT)

Partner Programs

Concho Valley Family Alliance

CAC Events

The Children’s Advocacy Center of Tom Green County hosts several events and fundraisers throughout the year, all purposed to better serve our families and strengthen our community!

CASA Lunch and Learn

Wednesday, April 19th
12:00-1:00 pm
First United Methodist Church Library (downtown)

Get all the information you need about becoming a CASA volunteer, while enjoying lunch with current volunteers and case managers. Let us know if you can attend!

Court Appointed Special Advocate Training

May 15th-18th and May 22nd-25th
5:30-9:00 pm
11 W. Beauregard

Dinner is provided every evening of training.

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

The Entire Month of April

Blue Friday- Every Friday in April-Wear blue and send picture to the CAC for posting on social media to promote awareness for the prevention of child abuse

Cookie Friday Sponsored by Halfmann’s Every Friday in April- Wear blue and stop by Halfmann’s for a FREE cookie and support Pinwheels for Prevention and Child Abuse Prevention Month (free for the first 50 customers)

Pinwheel Ceremony- Thursday, April 6th at 12pm-Tom Green County Court House

Picnic in the Park- Saturday, April 8th from 2-4 pm-Kirby Park, 29th and Edmund, FREE event for families

CASA Lunch and Learn- Wednesday, April 19th from 12-1pm-First United Methodist Church Library, 37 E. Beauregard Ave.

Blue Sunday- Sunday April, 30th- Day of prayer for local congregations to spread awareness for the prevention of child abuse in our community

Event Flyer

Community Involvement

The Children’s Advocacy Center promotes a culture of care through out the year with community events that provide prevention, awareness and education for children and families in the community. Together, with our community partners, we all play an important role in protecting children and strengthening families. Child abuse is indeed, preventable, when a community stands together.

Child Abuse Prevention Month

April 2017

Events held all month long to build awareness for child abuse prevention in our community. Dates to be determined and posted soon.

Pinwheel Ceremony

The Court House Lawn

A powerful ceremony with children, adults, and organizations all standing unified with pinwheels in hand to represent each and every child that has suffered abuse or neglect in our community. Date and time to be scheduled soon.

Picnic In the Park

Kirby Park

Date and time to be scheduled soon.