This serves as a support system for each child referred to the CARE House. The Child & Family Advocate will coordinate follow up services for medical examinations/referrals, and therapy/counseling services.
The Child & Family Advocate serves to coordinate, monitor, and facilitate each step of the process for the initial forensic evaluation and service to follow up after the forensic process is completed. They coordinate with DSS, Solicitor's Office and the CARE House to promote closure of each case, including the facilitation of appropriate therapy.
Child & Family Advocacy
Another piece of Child & Family Advocacy is court advocacy. Our Child & Family Advocates are with the family through the court process and walk the child through everything that will take place in court. One way that is done is with our custom courtroom coloring books.