Children are often overlooked in the chaos of criminal investigations. Gingerbread House Children's Advocacy Center a local nonprofit in Shreveport, LA, was founded to change that. With child abuse advocacy at the forefront, our mission has always been to lessen the trauma that child abuse victims experience during investigations. Children need support during these difficult times, and we're here to help them.
Our child abuse advocacy center is located in Shreveport, Louisiana, but we offer all services FREE of charge to child abuse victims, and their non-offending caregivers throughout Northwest Louisiana.
We'll work hand-in-hand with detectives to make sure children feel safe during interviews and investigations.
Providing local families with support is important to us, which is why we created our family advocacy programs.
Our 24-hour emergency response team is trained to work with human trafficking victims and provide them with immediate assistance.
Child abuse victims served through forensic interviews and multidisciplinary team investigations
Child victims received counseling services
Child victims identified at risk or confirmed victims of child sex trafficking
Children and adults received prevention education trainings
Giving children the support, encouragement and protection they need is crucial. The Gingerbread House works to...
To lessen the trauma experienced by child abuse victims as allegations are investigated and to provide support for the child victim in any resulting proceedings within the criminal justice system
Shreveport, LA and Caddo, Bossier, Webster, DeSoto, Bienville, Claiborne, Natchitoches, Sabine, and Red River Parishes