Family Safety Plan

Is your family prepared? You know what to do if there is a fire or a snowstorm, but what about if there is a report of sexual abuse? Download our safety plan to prepare and have a conversation with your family today.

Be a Hero to Kids in Baltimore!

BCAC relies on the generosity of community members like you to support our mission to provide all reported victims of child sexual abuse in Baltimore and their non-offending caretakers with comprehensive forensic interviews, medical treatment, and mental

Training

Mandated Reporters are teachers, social workers, nurses, and many professionals who work with children. Every state has laws requiring a report of abuse if they have reason to believe it occurred. But do you know what number to call and what to do?

 

You Make Great Things Happen

Click the image below to see all the great things that you made happen in the newly-published 2013/2014 Gratitude Report!

Gratitude Report Cover

To protect the privacy of our donors, the friends and benefactors list is not posted online. If you would like to receive a printed copy of the report with full list, please email development@bcaci.org.

Protect Kids. Get Trained.

BCAC frequently offers low-cost, useful trainings to youth-serving professionals at our office in Charles Village. See below for upcoming trainings. Click here to jump to November trainings.

Serving GLBTQ Youth: Understanding the GLBTQ Population: Challenges, Statistics, Risk Factors, and Prevalence of Sexual Abuse/Assault (Tuesday, October 21st - 9am to 12pm) -  This is a training that will provide information on understanding the GLBTQ population with a focus on youth. General terminology and prevalence of sexual assault will be discussed as well as how to work with caregivers. The audience for this workshop is social workers, counselors, psychologists, case managers, medical professionals, and law enforcement. Click here to register and learn more.

Vicarious Trauma and Building Resiliency in Child Abuse Professionals (Wednesday, October 22nd - 9am to 12pm) - This training addresses the emotional, mental, and physical toll that is often imposed on those in helping professions. (Three (3) CEU's - $45) Click here to register and learn more.

Get to Know Us

Check out this virtual tour produced by StoryFarm for a look at a day-in-the-life of BCAC.

Baltimore Child Abuse Center - Tour Video from Storyfarm on Vimeo.

Protect Your School, Camp, Youth Program & Protect Your Children

Can your youth-serving institution afford to have a Sandusky / Penn State-like incident ruin its reputation and put your children at risk? Do you know how to report suspected abuse? Find out how you can protect your school and protect your children from the risk of child abuse. Click to learn more or send us an email to sign up your school or camp today! Watch the story on WBAL.

Read the article in the Jewish Times from 8/16/2013 

Training Resources for Police

BCAC, via a grant from the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention, created Project CARD to train first responders on the need for minimal facts collection when working with children. View our video and resources.

BCAC is a Proud Guidestar Exchange Gold Participant

BCAC is committed to transparency. View our Guidestar report online here.

Guidestar gold