Who is involved in the child's care?

The CARE team - the area's first multidisciplinary child abuse team - was formed in 1979. The team includes the director of CARE House, case coordinator, medical social worker, pediatrician, nurse, child psychologist, child protective service manager and two case workers, detectives from two jurisdictions, two prosecutors and a victim advocate. The goals of the CARE team are to provide:

  • Consultation to child protection, law enforcement, medical and mental health professionals in the CARE House referral area
  • Staff to review complex cases and agree on a treatment plan for the child and family
  • Education to professionals who encounter child maltreatment

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1. What is CARE House?
2. How does CARE House serve the community?
3. Who is involved in the child's care?
4. How do I contact CARE House?