Center News 2017-01-25T06:43:41+00:00

Center for Child Protection Receives Local Grant from Austin Community Foundation

The Center for Child Protection is proud to announce that it has been awarded a grant of $60,000 by the Austin Community Foundation. The funds will be used for the Center’s primary service, forensic

2017 Center for Child Protection Board Officers Announced

The Center for Child Protection has announced newly elected leadership for its Board of Directors.  Tama Williamson will serve as President for the 2017-2018 term and is joined by Sam Butterworth as Vice President. Kristin

Vegetable Gardening: A New Method of Therapy at the Center

This year, the Center for Child Protection developed several new and unique therapy methods to help children heal from the trauma of abuse. One method in particular involves a vegetable garden and the help of

Dancing with the Stars Austin Raises Over $1.1 Million for Travis County Child Victims

Dancing with the Stars Austin, presented by Lexus of Austin & Lakeway, provided a 10th anniversary to remember with competition, philanthropy and a raffle drawing, all to benefit Travis County child abuse victims. The entertainment-filled

By | December 21st, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Sold-Out Bingo Event Raises $500,000 for Child Abuse Victims

The 13th annual PlayBingo Ladies Luncheon presented by Lexus of Austin & Lakeway brought together a multitude of Austin women and Center for Child Protection supporters for a common cause – ending the cycle of

By | December 21st, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Teddy Bears for Kids

In one month the Center for Child Protection had 381 children visit the Center. Whether they were here for a forensic interview, therapy or medical services or here supporting a brother or sister, these children all

By | October 27th, 2016|Categories: Blog, News, Our Children|Tags: , , , , , , , , |