The only agency of its kind in Dallas County, DCAC reduces the re-victimization of the child, removes barriers to investigation and treatment, and enhances criminal prosecution with its distinctive multidisciplinary and united approach to child abuse cases. DCAC works in agreement with public and private agencies to improve child abuse cases in Dallas County.
DCAC is a national leader in the Children's Advocacy Center movement, and is recognized internationally for its expertise in the identification, investigation, and prosecution of child abuse cases, for its cutting-edge therapy programs for victims, and for its community and professional education programs.
Everyone involved in DCAC's work shares a common set of core values:
The children come first in all that we do.
We operate as a seamless team.
Each of us acts with a servant's heart.