As a children’s advocacy center, They combine all of the professionals and resources needed for the intervention, investigation and prosecution of child abuse cases under one child-friendly facility. Child victims and their families also receive mental health counseling at the center. The goal of Gulf Coast Kid’s House is to form a more collaborative response to child abuse cases so that we can improve case outcomes and minimize trauma to the children and families they serve.
Because they know that the only hope to end child abuse is education, Gulf Coast Kid’s House also offers a variety of child abuse prevention education.
Learn how you can help, call them at (850) 595-5800.
To report a case of child abuse, call the Abuse Hotline at 1-800-96ABUSE.