August 19, 2015

Welcome U.S. Congressman Pat Meehan

Today we were thrilled to welcome U.S. Congressman Pat Meehan to the Delaware County Children’s Advocacy Center. Along with DA Jack Whelan and some of our corporate & community supporters, we discussed how the Delaware County Children’s Advocacy Center is making it easier for children to tell. We thank Congressman Meehan for his long-time support of CACs and commitment to funding for centers and victims.
July 28, 2015

Welcome Dave White and John McBlain

Today we welcomed community members and County Council Members Dave White and John McBlain to the Delaware County Children’s Advocacy Center. We are thankful for their support and understanding of how the DCCAC is making it easier for children to tell.
June 16, 2015

Minimal Facts Interviews

Minimal Facts Interviews in Child Abuse Investigations and the Importance of a Strong MDIT.
June 16, 2015

Gathering at Delaware County Community College

Law enforcement officers and Children and Youth Service staff gathered at Delaware County Community College to learn about the new Delaware County Children’s Advocacy Center and conducting a basic facts interview. A coordinated investigation means less trauma for the child and more support for the family. Presenters included Jodi Kaplan (DCCAC Director), Chief Tom Murray (Marple Township Police Department), Kimberly Duffy (Contracted MDIT Trainer), and Detective […]
June 8, 2015

United States Senate Field Hearing

Today, members of Family Support Line attended a United States Senate Field Hearing of the Committee on the Budget held by Senator Toomey. Senator Toomey heard testimony from key witnesses, including Delco DA Jack Whelan. Senator Toomey is working to pass legislation that Crime Victims Fund (money collected from criminals) goes to victims of crimes – Fairness to Crime Victims Act of 2015. These groups include […]