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About Us
NEA Children's Advocacy Center

The Northeast Arkansas Children's Advocacy Center is a non-profit organization that serves as a voice for victims of child abuse. We offer guided services and a safe environment where children can be interviewed and examined in a non-invasive, caring manner. We help children who have been victims of sexual, emotional and physical abuse through proper documentation and setting up a course of action to end the cycle of abuse.

Our Approach

Forensic Interviews

  • Trained interviewers for one-on-one interviews
  • Better disclosures from victim
  • Video recorded to be observed by team to reduce number of times a child tells their story

Community Education

  • Mandated reporter trainings for adults
  • Darkness to Light prevention trainings for adults
  • Body safety for children
  • Internet safety for children
  • School readings
  • Targeting churches, schools, hospitals, and other child care facilities

Family Advocacy

  • Family support
  • Guided through investigation
  • Extensive follow ups
  • Connection to services
    • Mental health
    • Food, Shelter, Clothing
    • Legal

Mental Health Services

  • Trauma focused treatment
  • Evidence Based
  • Reduces long term affects from traumatic experiences
  • Therapy referrals

Medical Exams

  • Specialized exams for child abuse victims from trained nurses
  • Collect important evidence
  • Reassurance children and their caregivers
  • Ensures health and safety

Our Team

  • Local law enforcement
  • DHS
  • Arkansas State Police
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Specialized Medical Professionals
  • Community partners

A Staff That Cares
Helping Children Of NEA

Part of what ensures the success in ending the cycle of abuse is not just the people who speak up but those that step in. That's what we strive to do here at The Northeast Arkansas Children's Advocacy Center. Our team of professionals are trained in how to assess child abuse and provide a course of action to prosecute offenders and help children heal from trauma. It's with compassion, love and care that our team members do their jobs every day. With each child we help, we're one step closer to healing our world.

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Our Staff
NEA Children's Advocacy Center

The Northeast Arkansas Children's Advocacy Center is composed of caring staff members committed to ending the violence and trauma of child abuse for youth throughout NEA. These notable child advocates bravely fight everyday to change the lives of children for the better. Take a moment to meet the staff members of NEACAC below. For questions, call us today at (870) 275-7902.

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Board Of Directors
NEA Children's Advocacy Center

Beyond our staff members, we have many participants behind the scenes that assist The Northeast Arkansas Children's Advocacy Center. These devoted Board Members and Advisory Council Members work hard to do their part to end child abuse and help the families and victims heal.

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About CAC's »

After years of issues with child abuse victims telling their story to 10+ people, the Children's Advocacy Center's were born and changed the child abuse system.

The information below is from the National Children's Alliance website.

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Child advocacy center preparing for increase in child abuse cases due to COVID-19

By Region 8 Newsdesk | July 13, 2020 at 8:38 PM CDT - Updated July 13 at 8:39 PM

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NEA Children's Advocacy Center

As a non-profit organization, we stand as a voice for abused children through our services. If you suspect that a child is being abused, please contact our office at (870) 275-7902 or call the hot lines below.

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