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Wilkes Community Resources: Abuse / Neglect

Child Abuse Prevention Team (CAPT)

Free in-home advice and referrals. Power of Parenting classes. Infant care supplies; Coats for Kids. Coordinates with other agencies on behalf of the child. Education for the community.

203 East Main Street

Wilkesboro, NC 28697

(336) 667-5555

https://www.facebook.com/ourhousecapt/

Guardian Ad Litem

Offers advocacy for children involved in the court system due to abuse or neglect. Advocates work to keep children safe and meet their needs.

500 Courthouse Drive

Wilkesboro, NC 28697

336-651-4421


http://https//volunteerforgal.org/menus/district-23.html

Stop It Now!

Stop It Now! prevents the sexual abuse of children by mobilizing adults, families and communities to take actions that protect children before they are harmed.

 

1-888-PREVENT 1-888- 773-8368 

 

https://www.stopitnow.org/

 

Help center: https://www.stopitnow.org/help-guidance/online-help-center

 

Helpline email: https://www.stopitnow.org/webform/help-inquiry

Child Advocacy Center / Safe Spot

Safe Spot offers comprehensive, community-based services to children and families affected by sexual abuse or severe physical abuse. The center provides forensic interviews, child medical evaluations, victim advocacy, and case coordination services.

1260 College Ave. #5

Wilkesboro, NC 28697

(336)-838-9169

https://www.safespotwilkes.org

 

Rainbow Center, Inc. Children’s Hope Alliance

Adoption & Post Adoption, Alcohol & Drug Education, Family Preservation/Reunification, Foster Care, Outpatient Therapeutic Services, Residential Services. We provide five 24-hour, residential group homes for children who are abused, neglected, dependent, undisciplined and/or delinquent. All programs use the Teaching Family Treatment model. Services provided: emergency shelter; short and long-term family reunification; long-term group home program; intensive family preservation program. Direct care staff certified in Teaching Family Model. Social workers and licensed professional counselors on staff.

507 Courthouse Drive

Wilkesboro, NC 28697

(336) 667-3333

https://www.childrenshopealliance.org/

Department of Social Services

Child protective services and adult protective services.

304 College Street

Wilkesboro, NC 28697

(336) 651-7400

https://wilkescounty.net/279/Social-Services

RAINN: Rape, Abuse, and Insent National Network

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline in partnership with more than 1,000 local sexual assault service providers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.

 

Hotline: 800.656.HOPE (4673)

 

https://hotline.rainn.org/online

 

Spanish: https://www.rainn.org/es