About Our Organization

An Organization With a Clear Vision and Purpose

Children’s Advocacy Centers of Washington (CACWA) is a membership organization that supports the development, growth, and sustainability of Children’s Advocacy Centers (CACs). 

CACWA works with CACs and multidisciplinary partners (MDTs) to facilitate a coordinated response to allegations of child abuse and supports professionals in the field through training, technical assistance, research, funding, and advocacy. 

If your community is interested in starting a CAC or you’d like to learn more about the CAC model, please contact CACWA at (360)753-3703.

Our Mission

To promote a collaborative response to child abuse, reach all victims, and reduce trauma by advancing the work and mission of Children’s Advocacy Centers. 

Our Vision

Every child has access to a trained team of professionals at a local Children’s Advocacy Center.