1,340 children came to Susie's Place for a forensic interview in 2017. That number will be higher in 2018. Here's what we're doing.
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Now Hiring: Full-time Forensic Interviewer
Susie's Place Child Advocacy Center in Avon is accepting applications to fill a full-time forensic interviewer position.
Over 5,000 adults will be trained this year to spot the signs of abuse.
The Stewards of Children training instructed by Susie's Place staff trains adult caregivers, parents, teachers, coaches, and everyone willing to stand up against child abuse. It's free and available regularly in communities around Indiana.
Abuse absolutely happens here. So does neglect, sexual assault, and children becoming witnesses to violent crime. See the caseload trends for west and west-central Indiana.Get Informed
Want to do something crazy for Susie’s Place? Start a fundraising idea here, or use one of several pre-planned campaigns for your troop, school, class, church, or other group.Fundraise
One-time donations of $10 or $10,000 are always appreciated. Susie’s Place maintains low overhead and transparent reporting of how every dollar is earned and spent. See how.Donate
Not sure what a forensic interview is? Learn about our process, what Susie’s Place stands for, and how a multidisciplinary team comes together for every child in need.Watch
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Monthly revenue is the most important kind of revenue for Susie’s Place. Having safe, recurring revenue flow protects us from emergencies and unusual situations. We need your help now.Give Monthly
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Generous donors like York Automotive funds 10,000 Stewards of Children awareness trainings each year. Mantooth Insurance agency supports Susie’s Place with over $10,000 in donations annually.
That’s impressive, but the overall expense of one forensic interview is $432. It takes about $250,000 to keep one of our three locations running.