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.

Effective May 31, 2015, National Children’s Alliance welcomed four new board members and elected six new members to the organization’s Executive Committee of the Board. 

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

Monday, June 1, 2015

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

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

Tuesday, January 27, 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

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

Friday, January 2, 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 9, 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 2, 2014

Annual Awards Presented at the 2014 National Children’s Alliance Leadership Conference

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

The Maryland State Board of Victim Services has selected Baltimore Child Abuse Center (BCAC) as a 2014 recipient of a Governor’s Victims Assistance Award. 

Washington County Child Advocacy Center to Open

Monday, January 6, 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

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

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

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

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 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 Recognizes Outstanding Leaders in the Children's Advocacy Center Movement

Tuesday, June 4, 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 2, 2013

Unified voice in support of Children's Advocacy Centers and the Victims of Child Abuse Act