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6 Ways to Respond to Child Sex Trafficking in Tulare County

Child sex trafficking is happening here in Tulare County. In September, the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department concluded an investigation that led to the identification of 50 victims, women and children, in a sex trafficking ring in Tulare County. The siting, called Operation Baby Face, led to the arrest of three Tulare County men charged with human trafficking.…

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The Lisa Project in Orosi this week!

“If you listen, I’ll tell you my story”…   Enter into the experience of a child abuse victim Orosi High School in partnership with the Tulare County Child Abuse Prevention Council (CAPC) will host “The Lisa Project in 10” exhibit, an interactive experience about child abuse, prevention, and awareness. Exhibit entrance is free and open to the…

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Welcome to Our New Site!

Together, Preventing Child Abuse CAPC is please to unveil our new website! This website is designed to help connect people in the community to connect with efforts and resources to prevent child abuse and promote child well being in their family, community, school, workplace, and more. The Tulare County Child Abuse Prevention Council is a…

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Woodlake Proclaims Itself “Community For Child Well Being.”

Woodlake becomes second community in California to make proclamation On Monday, June 27, the Woodlake city council made an official proclamation that the city was a “Community For Child Well Being.” Woodlake is the second community in California, and possibly the nation, to make such an official proclamation, after Farmersville.  The community will be working together…

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CAPC’s New Director!

The Tulare County Child Abuse Prevention Council is pleased to welcome Ramona Chiapa as the new Executive Director for the organization! She started as director on June 6, 2016.  Ramona is a Central Valley native and is passionate about making a positive difference throughout the county.  She received a Bachelors of Arts in Communication from…

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SAVE THE DATE! 11th CLM Conference, “Spotlight: Exposing Child Sexual Abuse”

The 11th Annual Cynthia Lockhart Mummery Conference will focus on identifying and addressing child sexual abuse. “Spotlight: Exposing Child Sexual Abuse,” will be held on Thursday, November 10th, 8:30am-5:00pm at the Visalia Wynham Inn. Cost of the conference is $55 and CEUs will be available. This year’s conference will have several new features: The conference will feature…

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