Wicomico County Sheriff's Office

Child Advocacy Center

Our Mission

The mission of the Wicomico Child Advocacy Center (CAC) is to partner for better investigation, assessment, prosecution, and treatment for children and families impacted by child abuse and neglect. Our vision is to be a precedent setting organization that offers a comprehensive array of services including investigation, assessment, prosecution and treatment. The Wicomico CAC will provide the highest quality of services and is committed to the use of nationally recognized standards and excellence. Also, the Wicomico CAC will contribute to preventing child abuse and neglect in Wicomico County.

Community Response to Child Abuse

No single agency can meet all the needs of maltreated children and their families. Within our Child Advocacy Center, social workers, law enforcement officers, prosecutors and mental health employees act as a team to reduce trauma for young victims and their families. By working together and combining the efforts of each of our agencies, the Wicomico Child Advocacy Center is able to provide:

Services Provided

To make a referral to the Wicomico CAC, contact (410) 713-3900 and follow the telephone prompts.