Three Programs, One Mission:
to help Nevada County’s children grow up safe,
secure, and ready for the future.
No one succeeds without key relationships and support.
Child Advocates of Nevada County provides emotional and practical support to help children overcome trauma and isolation caused by abuse and neglect so that they can rise to their potential.
Using the best practices of CASA and Healthy Families America, along with a fun and engaging puppet show program, we model healthy relationships and provide respectful, caring mentorship. We lift lives by helping others to recognize and build on their strengths.
Who is at Greatest Risk for Abuse and Neglect? Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to understand who is at risk.
Child Maltreatment - The Problem at a Glance: This fact sheet from the Center of Disease Control describes the serious problem of child abuse.
To report suspected abuse and neglect, please call the Child Protective Services 24 hour emergency line at (530) 273-4291, or for more information, click here.