April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Susie’s Place continues to help children By Brenda L. Holmes, The Flyer Group DANVILLE — When a child is abused, there are professionals that can help him or her to find a voice — to confront their abusers. Susie’s Place is a child advocacy center in Hendricks County and is staffed with trained forensic interviewers […]

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“Justice in our Communities” Training to be Held in Bloomington

Bloomington, IN – In recent weeks, allegations and discussions of child sexual abuse have filled the headlines.  It is easy to feel powerless and overwhelmed.  It is harder to turn our anger and frustration into positive action for child victims. On December 13-15, 2011, Susie’s Place Child Advocacy Center, in partnership with The National District Attorney’s Association […]

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Susie’s Place Executive Director reflects on recent child abuse headlines in Indiana

AVON —  With child sexual abuse beginning to dominate national headlines, local child advocates have decided to take the opportunity to educate. “We were getting calls from the media and decided that this really is a teachable moment,” said Emily Perry, executive director of Susie’s Place, Hendricks County’s child advocacy center. Susie’s Place opened its […]

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Susie's Place - Avon, Bloomington, Terre Haute

Susie's Place – Avon, Bloomington, Terre Haute