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“General Conditions” for NCA Awards in 2024

2021 Electronic Chapter Grantee  Handbook Below is the information about the grantee guidelines as well as the 2021 required and additional grant forms that you will need to successfully administer your 2021 NCA grant. You can visit this page often throughout the grant year for updates and resources. National Children’s Alliance funding is available through… Continue Reading

New member benefit: Discount on PAR assessments

New discount available to Accredited and Associate CACs: Up to 25% off evidence-based assessments.   National Children’s Alliance is pleased to announce that we have partnered with PAR to offer Accredited and Associate CACs a 25% discount on several of its trauma-focused products, and 10% off all additional PAR-published products. The discount is available from… Continue Reading

Healing the Future

How the evidence-based mental healthcare CACs provide improves the lives of children. Child abuse and other forms of childhood trauma can have lifelong effects on children, families, and communities. Many studies have shown the strong relationship between childhood trauma and serious outcomes such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, anxiety, substance use, physical health problems,… Continue Reading

Chapter Sustainability Webinar Series

NCA and Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF) are pleased to present a three-part webinar series on financial sustainability designed specifically for Accredited Chapters. In the three webinars recorded below, NFF experts presented the basic concepts and principles of nonprofit economics, financial planning, and management best practices. These recordings arm participants with a common language with which… Continue Reading

Help Kids Smile Again

  If you’re under 18, find your CAC. Each year, our 822 Children’s Advocacy Centers—CACs—provide healing, justice, and safety for more than 324,000 young people who are experiencing abuse or assault. We make it safe and provide a clear process to stop the abuse, hold abusers accountable before the law, and get the services you… Continue Reading

NCAtrak Demos: New Features in Jan. 2018

Below, please find an index of short video demos explaining how to use the new NCAtrak features added in the second release in January 2018. With questions or for additional help, contact Adding Continuing Education Records Data Fields for Tracking CSEC Data Runaway History Data in the Person Record Case Attachment Tab Demonstration Restoring… Continue Reading

Membership Benefits

Welcome to NCA! Whether you’ve been with us for years, are just coming on board, or are thinking about taking the plunge, let’s make sure NCA is helping you participate in this movement to the fullest. Here’s how much it pays to be a member of NCA: $2,460 worth, to be exact  

Legislative Updates

Legislative Updates Each week, NCA’s Director of Government Affairs, Denise Edwards, presents informative webinars and podcasts with in-depth analyses of legislation and other areas of interest on Capitol Hill.  These webinars and podcasts are archived for your convenience. June 27, 2016 Seminar – DOL Overtime Rule and CACs June 20, 2016 Seminar May… Continue Reading

OMS Resources for Members

  Healing, Justice, & Trust: How CACs prove (and improve) their work NCA’s Outcome Measurement System (OMS) helps CACs demonstrate their success to funders, lawmakers, and stakeholders, while helping centers to benchmark themselves against the field to internally identify areas for improvement.  Below are some member-exclusive 2019 OMS resources for CACs to help you improve… Continue Reading

What bits do what? An international lens on the complexities of the CAC model

In Australia, Children’s Advocacy Centers (CACs) have been raised as a way to improve responses to child abuse based on the demonstrated benefits of this approach in the United States. However, there are some important differences between jurisdictions in the U.S. and Australia that need to be considered in adapting the approach. For one, many… Continue Reading