4th Annual Seattle Conference

Every year, we address several aspects of the Bioeconomy, including biofuel, biotechnology, and green chemistry. The impact of biofuels on greenhouse gases is subject to debate.

What is the Traverse Bay Children's Advocacy Center?

The Traverse Bay Children's Advocacy Center is dedicated to the identification, treatment, awareness and prevention of the sexual and physical abuse of children. Our mission is to protect children by providing prevention and multi-disciplinary intervention in investigation, assessment and treatment of child sexual and physical abuse in an environment that is child-sensitive, supportive and safe.

We are the Children's Trust Fund Local Council

The Traverse Bay Children's Advocacy Center is the Local Child Abuse Prevention Council for the Tri-County Area, which includes Grand Traverse, Leelanau, and Kalkaska counties. Our current evidence based prevention programs include Darkness to Light and Safe Sleep.

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The Traverse Bay Children's Advocacy Center aids law enforcement and children's protective services in their investigations of criminal child sexual and physical abuse cases. The TBCAC not only offers a child-friendly place for a child to tell his/her experience of abuse, but also supports the family through advocacy and counseling services. Official partnerships have been established with Benzie, Grand Traverse, and Leelanau counties as well as the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians.

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