About Us

Our Mission

As a member of the Travis County Child Protection Team, our mission is to reduce the trauma for children during the investigation and prosecution of crimes against children.

Our Vision

To end the cycle of child abuse through advocacy, education and community support.

What We Do

The Center for Child Protection, a nationally accredited children’s advocacy center, is the first stop for children in Travis County who are suspected victims of sexual abuse, physical abuse, neglect and for children who have witnessed a violent crime. The Center is a child-friendly, specially-equipped facility where children go for recorded forensic interviews, medical exams, counseling and intervention during the investigation and prosecution of child abuse cases. It is the only nonprofit in Travis County involved in the investigation of crimes against children. All services are provided to children and their protective caregivers at no charge and most are available in English and Spanish.

Child Protection Team

The following agencies collaborate with the Center for Child Protection to reduce the trauma for children during the investigation and prosecution of child abuse cases:

Austin Police Department Manor Police Department
AISD Police Department Mustang Ridge Police Department
Bee Cave Police Department Pflugerville I.S.D Police Department
Briarcliff Police Department Pflugerville Police Department
Cedar Park Police Department Rollingwood Police Department
Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas  Sunset Valley Police Department
Elgin Police Department Texas Department of Family & Protective Services
Jonestown Police Department Travis County District Attorney’s Office
Lago Vista Police Department Travis County Sheriff’s Office
Lakeway Police Department University of Texas Police Department
Leander Police Department West Lake Hills Police Department

Read the Center’s Brochure >>

Our Partners >>

Employment & Internships >>

Board & Staff >>

Financial Information >>

© Center for Child Protection — All Rights Reserved