Awareness & Advocacy

 

CACC works to advance a policy agenda that focus on the safety and well-being of children. We believe in the power of public policy to both protect children from harm and help heal those affected by violence and abuse. 

Past Sponsored Legislation:

 

2021  

AB 477 (Rubio): Passed 

A bill that added Children’s Advocacy Centers (CACs) to the list of “Child abuse multidisciplinary personnel team” cited in 18961.7 of the California Welfare and Institutions Code (WIC).

2020

AB 2741(Rubio): Passed

A bill that created statutory requirements for children’s advocacy centers (CAC). These requirements clarify what services must be provided to qualify as a CAC.

Interested in working with CACC on policy? 

CACC works collaboratively with stakeholders throughout California and the Nation to improve children's lives through policy.  If you are interested in working with CACC, would like CACC's endorsement, or want to learn more, please see the guidelines below and reach out to Holly@calicocenter.org

CACC Guidelines for Endorsement

CACC Endorsement Application 

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