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Evaluating Children's Advocacy Centers' Response to Child Sexual Abuse
(NCJ 218530) August 2008
Bulletin, 12 page(s)
Cross, T.P., L.M. Jones, W.A. Walsh, M. Simone, D.J. Kolko, J. Szczepanski, T. Lippert, K. Davison, A. Cryne, P. Sosnowski, A. Shadoin, and S. Magnuson
 
Describes an evaluation of the effectiveness of four prominent Children’s Advocacy Centers and comparison communities in coordinating child abuse investigations and providing victim services. The Bulletin examines the role these centers play in child abuse investigations and suggests ways that the centers could improve services in the future.
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