Empowering Pennsylvania
to serve child victims of abuse

Fighting Child Abuse

Interested in learning more about the National Children's Alliance and our local Centers? 


Local and National Training Opportunities

  • 2-Day Training Conference presented by Lancaster County Children's Alliance

             "Trama-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Traumatized Children and Their Families"

           Date:  Thursday and Friday April 4-5, 2013

           Location:  Best Western Premier Eden Resort, Lancaster, PA

           Registration and Brochure:  Download here.

Course Description: Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), developed by Judith Cohen, Anthony Mannarino, and Esther Deblinger, is an empirically supported treatment for children and families exposed to traumatic life events. This two-day training will provide an intensive review of all of the TF-CBT treatment components, with a specific focus on clinical implementation strategies. CEU credit available.

  • Sexual Assult Nurse Examiner (SAFE) Training

 Feb. 25, 2013 - March 1, 2013  (Lancaster, PA)

Presented by Lancaster General Health's Emergency Department in partnership with The Lancaster County Children's Alliance 

Register online @ www.lgheath.org/sane, or   Download registration form and Information here.

Registration Deadline: Feb. 14, 2013


Date:  October 15 & 16, 2012

Location:  Lancaster Marriott, 25 South Queen Street, Lancaster, PA 17603

To RSVP and find detailed shedule and information, download the attached information. 

2012 PA CAC Conference Information
October 15 & 16, 2012 Conference Information (577 KB)

Tuesday, December 6, 2011 - Sunday, December 30, 2012
2012 Forensic Interview Education Calls
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 - Thursday, August 30, 2012
Forensic Interview Peer Review Meeting

August 29, 2012-FI Peer Review meeting

10am-3pm, Nittany Lion Room, Penn State Room, State College, PA

Monday, December 17, 2012 - Monday, December 30, 2013
2012 Forensic Interview Education Calls

2012 Forensic Interviewer Education Calls
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One With Courage: Take the Pledge, Make a Difference

YOU can be One With Courage simply by pushing the discomfort and fear that surrounds the ability to talk about child abuse aside to talk openly about it, to start a dialogue about it, and to combat the secrecy that enables child abuse. Learn how YOU can be One With Courage and take action!