Dallas Children's Advocacy Center

About Dallas Children's Advocacy Center

DCAC is the only agency of its kind in Dallas County, working in agreement with public and private agencies to investigate, prosecute, and provide healing services for child abuse cases in Dallas County. We reduce the re-victimization of the child, remove barriers to investigation and treatment, and enhance criminal prosecution with our distinctive multidisciplinary and united approach to these complex and severe cases.

We are a national and international leader in the Children’s Advocacy Center movement, recognized for our expertise in the identification, investigation, and prosecution of child abuse cases; cutting-edge clinical services and programs for victims and their non-offending family members; and our community and professional training programs.

The mission of the Dallas Children's Advocacy Center is to improve the lives of abused children in Dallas County and to provide national leadership on child abuse issues.


Children's intern

September 2019 - December 2019 Dallas, TX
“I loved the fact that I was really hands on with kids and that anytime I had a question anyone was willing to answer it help when I needed something. ”

Children's Program Intern

May 2019 - August 2019 Dallas, TX
“I enjoyed learning more about abuse victims and the process of the involvement in the community with leaders. ”
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