Press Releases

In this section of the National Children’s Alliance Media Room, you’ll find our news releases as well as announcements from Child Advocacy Centers around the country. The releases are listed in chronological order and are archived by year.

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New study finds many unaware of legal responsibility to report child abuse

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Blake Warenik; 202-548-0090 x122; bwarenik@nca-online.org

National Children’s Alliance Announces New Members of the 2015 Executive Committee and Board of Directors

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
David Betz of John Deere Elected as 2015 Board President Washington, D.C.

National Children’s Alliance Recognizes Outstanding Leaders in the Children’s Advocacy Center Movement

Monday, June 01, 2015
Annual Awards Presented at the 2014 National Children’s Alliance Leadership Conference

National Children’s Alliance Receives $97,000+ Grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities to Expand Mental Health Services to Victims of Child Abuse in Mississippi

Saturday, January 17, 2015
Mental health issues impact two-thirds of child abuse victims in the U.S., grant will increase access to mental health services to this vulnerable population Washington, D.C.

National Children’s Alliance Announces New Member to the Board of Directors

Friday, January 02, 2015

Adam Rosenberg to serve as Children's Advocacy Center Director Representative

National Children’s Alliance Launches New Website

Monday, June 16, 2014
New Website to Include Interactive Membership Platform and Resources on Supporting the Children’s Advocacy Center Industry

National Children’s Alliance and 03801 Productions Announce Emmy Win for ‘Stand Up, Step Forward’ Public Awareness Campaign

Monday, June 09, 2014
Campaign Designed to Increase Awareness of Teachers as the Leading Reporters of Child Abuse

National Children’s Alliance Recognizes Outstanding Leaders in the Children’s Advocacy Center Movement

Monday, June 02, 2014
Annual Awards Presented at the 2015 National Children’s Alliance Leadership Conference Washington, D.C. 

National Children’s Alliance to Host 2014 Leadership Conference June 1 – 4 in Washington, D.C.

Thursday, May 15, 2014
Annual Conference brings together leaders in the Children's Advocacy Center movement

Baltimore Child Abuse Center to Receive Governor’s Victims Assistance Award

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
<p>The Maryland State Board of Victim Services has selected Baltimore&nbsp;Child Abuse Center (BCAC) as a 2014 recipient of a Governor’s Victims Assistance Award.&nbsp;</p>

National Children’s Alliance Receives Over $825,000 Grant from The Duke Endowment to Expand Mental Health Services to Victims of Child Abuse in the Carolinas

Sunday, January 26, 2014
Grant will expand and enhance services to child victims of abuse National Children's Alliance Washington, D.C

Washington County Child Advocacy Center to Open

Monday, January 06, 2014

Washington County will lead the charge in providing optimum services for children who are victims of sexual and severe physical abuse.  In a first of its kind collaboration, on Monday, January 6, “A Child’s Place at Washington,” will open its doors. 

Congress Introduces Bipartisan Victims of Child Abuse Act Reauthorization Act of 2013

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Reauthorization will secure funding for Children’s Advocacy Centers, helping to solve child-abuse cases while protecting child victims of violent crimes

Teresa Huizar to Offer Keynote Address at 2013 Penn State Conference on Child Protection and Well-being

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Conference to focus on protecting Pennsylvania’s children by building Multidisciplinary Investigative Teams/Children’s Advocacy Centers

National Children’s Alliance Announces Launch of ChildVictimWeb

Monday, September 16, 2013

Multimedia, online resource to provide continuing education for professionals of various disciplines working with children and adolescents

National Children’s Alliance continues the fight to fund the Victims of Child Abuse Act after being eliminated in the President’s budget

Thursday, July 18, 2013
House Appropriations Committee restores full funding for Children’s Advocacy Centers for the second year in a row, fight moves to the Senate National Children's Alliance Washington, D.C.

Senate Appropriations Committee Bucks White House, Restores Critical Funding to Child Advocacy Centers

Thursday, July 18, 2013
Bipartisan Members of the Commerce, Justice, and Science Subcommittee reinstated funding to the Victims of Child Abuse Act in the FY14 appropriations bill

National Children’s Alliance Recognizes Outstanding Leaders in the Children’s Advocacy Center Movement

Tuesday, June 04, 2013
Annual Awards Presented at the 2013 National Children’s Alliance Leadership Conference

National Children’s Alliance Representatives Call on Congress to Restore Federal Funding

Sunday, June 02, 2013
Unified voice in support of Children's Advocacy Centers and the Victims of Child Abuse Act

Miss America, NCA take to Capitol Hill on behalf of Child Advocacy Centers

Thursday, May 23, 2013
Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan urges Congress and the White House to restore funding to Victims of Child Abuse Act