The Child Abuse Prevention Council (CAPC) of Tulare County was established as a private nonprofit council in 1982 in Visalia. The purpose of the CAPC has always been the promotion of child abuse prevention in the County through advocacy and education. In 2005, the CAPC engaged in its first strategic planning effort and created vision and mission statements, which continue to illustrate and reflect the CAPC’s purpose:
Our Vision is to end child abuse by promoting healthy families where children realize their potential, becoming successful community members.
Our Mission is to prevent child abuse by building and maintaining community collaborations, by coordinating quality services, and by disseminating information for children and families.
We Value and believe in the strengths and resilience of families, accountability and empowerment of our communities, and the prevention of child abuse and neglect.
In its 30-year history, the CAPC is proud of its many accomplishments, which include:
Join CAPC. Your $10 per year membership supports our educational programs to help prevent child abuse. You will receive a pocket resource card, a blue ribbon magnet and our newsletter. You will also receive occasional updates, notifications and invitations to events and trainings. To join CAPC click here, download the application form. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or fax the completed form to 559-625-1533.
Central California Coalition of Child Abuse Prevention Councils
since 2002, and Prevent Child Abuse California.
P.O. Box 1062
Visalia, CA 93279-1062