CAC News

SEEN: A 10 Year Progress Report

Aug 19, 2014

The SEEN (Support to End Exploitation Now) program of the Children’s Advocacy Center of Suffolk County (CAC) changed our community’s response for child victims of commercial sexual exploitation over the past ten years. ... More ›

Boston Herald: DA, mayor praise abuse victims for being courageous

Aug 14, 2014

The Boston Herald reports from the August 13 Bravery Celebration honoring survivors of child physical and sexual abuse. Each survivor is featured in the "Now You See" exhibit presented by the Suffolk District Attorney’s Office and Children’s Advocacy Center of Suffolk County. ... More ›

Boston Globe: The fight against sex trafficking

Apr 30, 2014

Peter Edelman and Rebecca Epstein's op ed in the Boston Globe online speaks to the importance of collaboration and the power of SEEN's multidisciplinary response to domestic minor sex trafficking. Read the full story: ... More ›

Now You See: A Celebration of Courageous Kids

Apr 28, 2014

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Experience the Now You See exhibit now through June 6 displayed in the first-floor lobby of the NonProfit Center, downtown Boston. ... More ›

Hope Blooms in Boston

Apr 14, 2014

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With over 3,700 crocus blooming both sides of the walkway, there is no doubt that Spring has arrived in Boston. The flowers form a vibrant, living ribbon -- but most importantly offer inspiration for what is possible for children who embark on a journey of healing at the Children's Advocacy Center. ... More ›

Boston Magazine: A Long Way to the Top

Mar 25, 2014

It’s a long way to the top of the John Hancock Tower—61 stories, to be precise—but 200 volunteers are willing to make the trek to the highest point of New England’s tallest building all in the name of charity and public awareness. Read more about the Ginormous Climb at Boston Magazine. ... More ›

SEEN Program featured in Georgetown Law report

Mar 21, 2014

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The CAC's SEEN Program is included in a recent report from Georgetown Law which identifies the key components of a comprehensive, cooperative approach to tackling commercial sexual exploitation of children. ... More ›

Tee Up for Kids on Friday, May 30

Mar 04, 2014

Save the date! The fifth annual CAC Golf Tournament, hosted by District Attorney Daniel F. Conley, is Friday, May 30, 2014 at the George Wright Golf Course in Hyde Park. ... More ›

Take a Ginormous Step: Register Here

Jan 14, 2014

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Climb the John Hancock Tower on March 29 for the young heroes visiting the CAC. ... More ›

Save the Date: Climb the John Hancock Tower 3.29.14

Dec 19, 2013

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You can be a hero, too. Save the date for THE GINORMOUS CLIMB on March 29, 2014 at the John Hancock Tower. ... More ›

Boston Herald: Gail Huff’s Flower Power

Nov 20, 2013

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The Boston Herald features Gail Huff planting crocus bulbs on the Greenway for the CAC's Hope Blooms Campaign. ... More ›

Gail Huff’s Visit to the CAC

Nov 20, 2013

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Journalist Gail Huff writes about her recent visit to the Children's Advocacy Center in the Lowell Sun. ... More ›

Ask the Expert: Sexual Abuse Prevention

Nov 18, 2013

The Children's Trust's current article in their series Keeping Your Child Safe, "Ask the Expert" focuses on Sexual Abuse Prevention. Sharman Nathanson, LICSW, Director of Mental Health and Advocacy Services at the Children’s Advocacy Center of Suffolk County participates in this important conversation. ... More ›

A Beautiful Morning for Hope Blooms

Nov 15, 2013

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The CAC & Friends gathered this morning on the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway and planted 1,337 crocus bulbs for Hope Blooms. ... More ›

When Children Heal, Hope Blooms

Oct 14, 2013

Each November, for the Hope Blooms campaign, the CAC plants one crocus bulb for each child referred to the Center last year. The crocuses bloom in April commemorating National Child Abuse Awareness & Prevention Month. ... More ›