The following publications provide information about child advocacy centers and the effectiveness of the multi-disciplinary model to respond to child abuse:

CAC Directors’ Guide to Mental Health Services for Abused Childrena publication of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network and the National Children’s Alliance, 2008

Healing, Justice and Trust, A National Report on Outcomes for Children’s Advocacy Centers – a publication of the National Children’s Alliance, 2015

Healing, Justice and Trust, Measuring Outcomes for Kids Served by CACs – a two-page brief published by the National Children’s Alliance, 2015

Snapshot 2017: Advocacy, Efficacy and Funding of CACs – a publication of the National Children’s Alliance, 2016.

For additional information, please see the following online compilations of related resources:

California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare

Chadwick Center for Child and Families

Child Abuse Library Online (CALiO)

Midwest Regional CAC Resource Library