Philadelphia Children’s Alliance


Phila. Agency Helping Child Abuse Victims Gets Grant For Mobile Interviewing

The nonprofit Philadelphia Children’s Alliance is purchasing a mobile camera, tripod, and a laptop computer thanks to a grant from the Ronald McDonald House Charities.


(credit: Cherri Gregg)

Philadelphia Children’s Alliance To Hold Annual Fundraiser Next Week

A Philadelphia non-profit that provides a safe place for child sex abuse victims to access law enforcement is having its annual fundraiser next week.


Mayor Nutter helps open the new SVU in Philadelphia (Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Facility Opens In Philadelphia To Help Sex Crime Victims Cope

The new facility in Hunting Park combines agencies that deal with the aftermath of sex crimes.



Philadelphia Children’s Alliance Uses Social Media To Battle Abuse

The Philadelphia Children’s Alliance is launching a month-long social media campaign during Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month in April.


(Philadelphia police SVU captain John Darby addresses PCA's legislative breakfast.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Phila. Children’s Alliance Surveys Its Successes and Remaining Goals

The Philadelphia Children’s Alliance says it is moving toward its goal of serving 100 percent of city children who report sexual abuse.



Film On Male Survivors Of Child Sex Abuse Screened At Free Library

The Philadelphia Children’s Alliance hosted a free screening of a documentary on Wednesday evening about victims of child sex abuse coping and moving forward with their lives.



Film On Male Survivors Of Child Sex Abuse To Be Screened

A documentary film on male survivors of child sexual abuse will be screened Wednesday at the Free Library of Philadelphia and the public is invited.


Pa. State Rep. Louise Bishop file photo (Credit: Lynne Adkins)

Officials Show Their Support For a Philadelphia Child Advocacy Agency

Pa. Rep. Louise Bishop says the sexual abuse of children is everywhere, and she should know. The Democratic state representative from Philadelphia was victimized by her stepfather.


(DA Seth Williams at the Philadelphia Children's Alliance on Friday.  Photos by Paul Kurtz)

Philadelphia DA Urges Child Sex Abuse Victims, Parents To Report Incidents

As part of Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month, Philadelphia district attorney Seth Williams on Friday visited a center city facility that serves young sexual abuse victims.


(The lobby area of the Philadelphia Children's Alliance.  Photo provided)

Philadelphia Child Advocacy Center Taps Corporate Fundraising

A child advocacy center in Philadelphia is looking for 20 corporate sponsors to help it with its mission of aiding sexually abused children in the city.


(Philadelphia Children's Alliance executive director Chris Kirchner, center, meets with Philadelpia assistant DA Leslie Gomez, left, and PCA associate director Jackie Block Goldstein.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Philadelphia Child Advocates Pitch For Funding For Abuse Victims

State and local lawmakers were among those who heard from experts on Friday morning on the issue of child sexual abuse in Philadelphia.