Bridge of Hope Child Advocacy Center
The mission of the Bridge of Hope Child Advocacy Center is to be a center of excellence that serves victims of child abuse and neglect. Our services will be provided in a supportive environment which optimize positive outcomes and reduces trauma for the families and children we serve.
Advocates establish linkages with counselors, criminal justice advocacy organizations, financial/housing/public assistance programs, VINE, the courts and domestic violence intervention programs, to facilitate necessary support to provide victims of crime and their families with a measure of safety and security. Advocates function as a conduit between the victim/caregiver and MDT members by providing routine case status updates. Ongoing advocacy generates increased participation in the prosecution process increasing the potential for a conviction and the reduction of permanent trauma. All services provided are at no cost to the victim.