Valley Children’s Advocacy Center

Empowering communities to serve victims of child abuse
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Food is the most primitive form of comfort”

Snacks provide comfort to children and families visiting our center. It’s not life changing and it won’t take away their pain, but we strive to make each child feel safe and comfortable during their time with us. Follow the link to our Amazon Wish List* or e-mail Charlé Johnson to see how you can make a difference for children in our community!

*If you order from Amazon, please include a note about who you are so that we can thank you!

One in four girls and one in seven boys will be sexually assaulted before they reach the age of 18

Younger children (ages 0-6) are the most vulnerable to abuse

24/7 Hotline

Hotlines for In-State, Out-of-State, and the Hearing Impaired. Anyone may report, and callers will only be asked for information about the alleged victim, perpetrator and others having knowledge about the suspected issue.

We are your children's advocacy center

Valley Children’s Advocacy Center is a Children’s Advocacy Center located in Staunton, VA.  Serving Staunton, Waynesboro, and Augusta, VCAC is dedicated to helping reduce trauma and advance recovery for victims of child abuse.

Fully accredited

Valley Children’s Advocacy Center is a fully accredited children’s advocacy center. We follow nationally recognized best practices in caring for our community’s children.


Disclosed they were abused by some form of inappropriate behavior.


Of the victims were under the age of 13.


Knew their alleged abuser.


Rough percentage of Valley CAC's operating costs that come from fundraisers and public/private donations.

Virginia now has 18 Children's Advocacy Centers across the state

All centers are accredited through the National Children’s Alliance

Report Child Abuse:

 Child Protective Services  (540) 245-5800 ext. 6

                 In-State Hotline  (800) 552-7096

                 Out-of-State Hotline    (804) 786-8536

                 Hearing Impaired  (800) 828-1120