Our Team

The Traverse Bay Children’s Advocacy Center promotes a coordinated multidisciplinary team (MDT) response that is compassionate, efficient, and puts the needs of children first. As a regional response center, the TBCAC has more MDT partners than any other CAC in Michigan. Our MDT includes professionals from the following agencies who are committed to reducing trauma for children during the investigation and prosecution of child abuse cases:

Antrim County

  • Antrim County Department of Health and Human Services
  • Antrim County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office
  • Antrim County Sheriff’s Office,
  • Bellaire Police Department
  • Central Lake Police Department
  • Elk Rapids Police Department
  • Ellsworth Police Department
  • Mancelona Police Department

Benzie County

  • Benzie County Department of Health and Human Services
  • Benzie County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office
  • Benzie County Sheriff’s Office, 1/25/16
  • Frankfort Police Department
  • Michigan State Police Post 71

Federal Bureau of Investigation

Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians

  • Grand Traverse Band Anishnaabek Family Services
  • Grand Traverse Band Police Department
  • Grand Traverse Band Prosecuting Attorney’s Office

Grand Traverse County

  • Grand Traverse County Department of Health and Human Services
  • Grand Traverse County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office
  • Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Office
  • Traverse City Police Department

Kalkaska County

  • Kalkaska County Department of Health and Human Services
  • Kalkaska County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office
  • Kalkaska County Sheriff’s Office
  • Kalkaska Village Police Department
  • Michigan State Police Post #79

Leelanau County

  • Leelanau County Department of Health and Human Services
  • Leelanau County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office
  • Leelanau County Sheriff’s Office

Wexford County

  • Cadillac Police Department
  • Wexford County Department of Health and Human Services
  • Wexford County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office
  • Wexford County Sheriff’s Office