Child Advocacy Program receives grant from NCCF

Beth Oakes, CAP executive director, Laurel Brown, CAP board member, Margaret Ferris, Grants Committee Member

The Child Advocacy Program received a grant from the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation to help the Fredonia and Jamestown CAP offices to link electronically and be more efficient.

The Child Advocacy Program is a safe, child-friendly center that supports a multi-disciplinary investigative approach to child physical and sexual abuse allegations.

In the past 12 months, CAP has provided services to 535 children, conducted 191 Forensic Interviews, provided more than 1,500 Trauma Therapy sessions and 4,471 advocacy support services.

For more information, call 672-2031 or www.capjustice.org.

The NCCF is committed to improving the community through the promotion of local philanthropy, strategic grantmaking, and community leadership. The organization has distributed over $15.5 million in the form of grants and scholarships within the community.

For more information, call 366-4892 or visit www.nccfoundation.org.


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