Child Advocacy - The Center

Western Slope Center for Children

 
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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Western Slope Center for Children (WSCC) offers services for victims of child abuse and their families.

Referrals are required from Law Enforcement or Social Services for interviewing of a child suspected of abuse.

Abuse may be physical, sexual, psychological, and emotional or neglect. If abuse is suspected call local law enforcement or call the child abuse hotline at 970-242-1211 or 1-844-CO-4-KIDS (1-844-264-5437)

Educational and supportive services are available to the community, and victims or families of victims.
Those services can include:
- Active Parenting of Teens
- Teens in Action
- Online Safety Information for Parents and Kids at www.netsmartz.org/Parents
- Online Resource link on the WSCC website
- Mandatory Reporting available through a class or online at www.coloradocwts.com/mandated-reporter-training at no cost.
- Online Training through National Children’s Advocacy Center (NCAC) at www.nationalcac.org
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaMesa County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureCall for more information
Intake RequirementsMust provide: Third Party Referral for Victim Services

Education Classes available to all, call for class dates and registration
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
Driver's LicenseNot Required
EligibilityInfants/Toddlers, Children/Adolescents, Persons at Risk
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Administrative Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Specific Hours: Service hours are as scheduled
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 970-245-3788
Physical Site Address 1 2350 G Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81505
Main Phone (970) 245-3788
Hotline Phone 970-242-1211 or Toll Free at 1-844-CO-4-KIDS (1-844-264-5437
Emergency/After Hours Phone 911 for immediate assistance
TDD Phone 711
Fax (970) 245-7550
Web Address www.wscchildren.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Western Slope Center for Children
Affiliated Program: Western Slope Center for Children
This Service: Child Advocacy - The Center
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Advocacy Centers (FT-3000.1450)
General Crime Victim Assistance (FN-1900.2500)
Sexual Assault Treatment (LT-1750.7935)
Specialized Information and Referral (TJ-3000.8000)