The mission of the York County Children’s Advocacy Center is to reduce the trauma of child abuse investigations, foster professional collaboration and cooperation and promote education and advocacy regarding the prevention of child abuse within the community.
The York County Children's Advocacy Center offers a safe place for child abuse victims to receive forensic interviews and forensic medical exams. We facilitate a county-wide multidisciplinary team process to provide coordinated child abuse investigations. The York County Children's Advocacy Center provides services as part of a multidisciplinary team of partners. Each partner plays an important role in the process and delivery of child abuse investigations and support, trauma care and advocacy for child abuse victims and their caregivers in York County. Our partners are: York County Office of Children, Youth and Families; York County District Attorney's Office
Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA); Wellspan SAFE Team; Hanover Hospital; Memorial Hospital; York/Adams MH-IDD; Guardians Ad Litum; York County Chiefs of Police Association; Victim Assistance Center, a Program of the YWCA.