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Toni throws 1st pitch at LSU Baseball game and accepts check from Kappa Delta for Shamrock fundraiser

CATEGORY: Events | DATE: April 25, 2019

2019 marks the start of BRCAC becoming the philanthropy for the Epsilon chapter of Kappa Delta sorority.  And we couldn't be more honored to receive this year's incredible financial support that they annually bring to child abuse prevention.  We thank...

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The Advocate’s Pam Bordelon releases article on the need for CAC funding and education in CACs

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: April 25, 2019

Children's Advocacy Center on front lines in battle against child abuse The news coming out of a recent meeting at the State Capitol on the welfare of the state’s children isn’t good, but it is appropriate the meeting took place...

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Kappa Delta opens up Child Abuse Prevention Month with Ribbon Cutting

CATEGORY: Events | DATE: April 1, 2019

On April 1st, we kicked off Child Abuse Prevention Month with a ribbon cutting ceremony with our amazing Kappa Delta's at LSU. Thank you so much to our media partners for showing up and taking the time to support this...

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Executive Director, Toni Bankston honored with the 2019 Louisiana Social Worker of the Year Award

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: March 21, 2019

PLEASE join us in congratulating Toni Bankston, our Executive Director, for receiving the 2019 Louisiana Social Worker of the Year award from the National Association of Social Workers. It's an honor to have your leadership, guidance and wisdom driving our...

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: March 19, 2019

Next month is Child Abuse Prevention Month and we are going to be out in the community bringing awareness and a call to action for ALL adults. It is OUR job to keep our kids safe. We cannot expect them...

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How to take care of yourself

CATEGORY: Caregivers | DATE: February 14, 2019

You are going through a very difficult time, and you probably feel pressured from many directions. Although you are trying to take care of a lot of other people, you also need to take care of yourself. Your well-being is...

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2018 BRCAC Annual Report

CATEGORY: Annual Report | DATE: January 10, 2019

View the Annual Report from 2018. Hello again to our beloved Baton Rouge community and friends and stakeholders of Baton Rouge Children's Advocacy Center! In my last report I highlighted the growing demand for services for traumatized children and our...

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Singer David St. Romain is using his voice against childhood abuse, neglect

CATEGORY: News Updates | DATE: November 13, 2018

THE ADVOCATE Singer David St. Romain has found a new way to use his voice. You'll still catch the well-known entertainer on local stages from time to time, but these days, St. Romain is more likely to be found in...

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How to Act toward your child if they have been abused

CATEGORY: Caregivers | DATE: October 14, 2018

Provide safety, love, and support. Let them know it is okay to cry or to be mad. Make sure your child understands it is not his or her fault. Don’t coach or pressure your child to talk about things. Some...

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