News & Events

Pediatric Vehicular Heatstroke

On average, 39 children die from Pediatric Vehicular Heatstroke, or heatstroke in a car, every year. Since 1998, 855 children have died due to Pediatric Vehicular Heatstroke. `There are a few ways that this can happen, but over half of PVH fatalities occur when a caregiver forgets that their children are in the back seat. … Continue reading

Mental Illness is Not “In Your Head”

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, one in five American adults has one or more forms of mental illness. Additionally, one in 25 adults is living with a serious mental health condition that can have long-term or lifelong effects on their mental well-being. … Continue reading

COVID-19 procedures for the CAC

Our primary goal at the Child Advocacy Center of Niagara is to keep children and families safe. We continue this mission during the COVID-19 crisis. The Center remains open to provide support services to children and families. However, in-person appointments have been stopped with limited exceptions. … Continue reading

IMPORTANT Child Safety Product Recall Information

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled several products due to potential safety hazards for babies. To go directly to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recall pages for each item, click on the product name above each image. … Continue reading

CAC of Niagara joins NYSCA in the One Too Many Campaign

The Child Advocacy Center of Niagara has joined the New York State Children’s Alliance in the One Too Many campaign to prevent child abuse.
One in 10 children will be abused before their 18th birthday. The “One Too Many” statewide initiative was founded to address this reality, … Continue reading