How You Can Help
As a nonprofit 501c.3 organization, the Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) of Hidalgo County is dependent upon the generous time, dedication and dedication of individuals and businesses alike. By helping fund our efforts, you are not only supporting our organization, but also ensuring that victims of child abuse do not suffer needlessly any more. The following are several ways you can get involved with CAC and join the fight in protecting victims of child abuse.
If You Suspect Child Abuse
It is up to us to protect our children from abuse and neglect. Anyone can report suspicions of child abuse and neglect.
Some professionals are even required by law to report possible abuse cases. If you believe a child you know has been abused, molested, neglected or otherwise maltreated, please report it today. For more information on reporting child abuse: Call the Texas Abuse and Neglect Hotline 24/7 at (800) 252-5400 or visit www.txabusehotline.org.
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Volunteers and Internships
The Children’s Advocacy Center of Hidalgo County offers numerous volunteer opportunities as well as internships for both graduate and undergraduate students. All persons working at the center must be at least 18 years of age complete an application, agree to a background check and a pledge of confidentiality.
If you are interested in joining our team, we are always looking for caring, dynamic individuals who are committed to helping further our cause. We offer competitive salaries and a generous benefits package including health, dental and vision benefits, paid vacation, sick time and retirement plan.
Would you like to joing our growing team? Click here
to view our current job opportunities.
Every child deserves the chance to live a life free of danger, abuse and neglect. While you may not have been able to prevent what has happened to them in the past, you are able to save a child from the pain of abuse today. Your compassion, your heart and your donation can greatly help a child in desperate need of protection and hope today. We accept donations via PayPal or if you don’t have a PayPal account, you can give a donation with any major credit card. We urge you to help save a child today. Please donate via the link below.
Click Here to donate.
You can also make donations for any of the items on our new
wish list which include:
- New children's clothing
- New undergarments
- New socks
- New school backpacks
- New school supplies
- New toys in original packaging
- New packages of diapers/wipes
- New children's books
- New coloring books
- New undergarments
- Cash donations
- Gift cards from local stores
- Gas cards
The Children’s Advocacy Center of Hidalgo County has benefitted greatly from the generous donations and sponsorships from our local business community. Our organization and its services are dependent upon the kindness and compassion of others. We sincerely thank each and every one of the local businesses who have helped save countless victims of abuse and have helped our organization to grow.