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  1. Our Kids. Our Cases. Meet Jenny

    At only two weeks old, baby Jenny suffered a severe stroke due to an untreated illness, causing permanent brain damage and the need for lifelong medical care. At home with her mother, Jenny did not receive the specialized medical care she needed. Her daycare center called Child Protective Services (CPS) when she was two and…

  2. Child Advocates: Get The Grant

    We need your help! Child Advocates has trained 1,800 child welfare workers in Indianapolis with our Undoing Racism workshops, providing about better outcomes for abused and neglected children in Indianapolis. We need your help to bring more workshops to our agency. Vote and share with friends to help make this happen! Individuals can vote 1x a…

  3. Cycle Bar Event for Child Advocates

    Join us on Saturday, April 29th as Child Advocates teams up with CycleBar Traders Point! Come get a good workout for a great cause! $25 reserves your spot, please use the links below Reserve Your Spot: http://bit.ly/2miY85u Donation Only http://bit.ly/2n1d63H Download Event Flyer  

  4. Bondar’s advocate together for kids in Indy

    You can volunteer to be a court-appointed special advocate in Marion County and look out for the best interests of kids whose parents are unable to give them a stable, safe place to live and the feeling that somebody does care about them. That’s what Cindy and Nick Bondar do as volunteers with Child Advocates in…

  5. Meet Jenny Tucker, the Volunteer Advocate

    Jenny Tucker says seeing the effects of the drug epidemic in Marion County on children is what motivated her to step in and help. Quoting Marion Wright Edelman (founder of the Children’s Defense Fund) Jenny says, “‘If we don’t stand up for children, then we don’t stand for much.’ I decided to stand.” Jenny is…

  6. 2016 Holiday Gift Drive Thank You

    Thank you for making the 2016 Child Advocates Holiday Gift Drive a huge success! We collected more than 15,000 dolls, action figures, Lego sets, books, games, basketballs, stuffed animals and other wonderful toys for foster children all over the city. We would especially like to thank Pillow Logistics, Amazon, Toy Industry Foundation, Pacers, Simon, Indiana…

  7. The Final “Undoing Racism” Speakers Series

    As our nation’s presidential election results affirm, America is a nation divided, politically, with rising racial tension during and after the campaign. But Child Advocates, a non-profit organization in Indianapolis, has been committed to “undoing racism” for several years through community workshops and, this Fall, it launched a four-part, monthly Speakers Series for the public….

  8. Undoing Racism Speakers Series Part 4

    Part 4 of Child Advocates Undoing Racism Series will feature Ronald Chisom Where: Martin University (2186 N Sherman Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46218) When: Thursday,  December 1 Please RSVP to Nikita Garner Ronald Chisom is the Executive Director and Co-founder of The People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond. He has organized tenants, fisherman, cane cutters and poor people…

  9. Child Advocates 2016 Holiday Gift Drive

          A Season of Giving     Please help us provide 1000 Indianapolis children, who are victims of abuse and neglect, with gifts this holiday season. With your help, we can make their holidays a little brighter. Child Advocates is working together with Foster Fairies, Inc. (lead by CASA volunteer Aleksanda Pesalj) on…

  10. Undoing Racism Speakers Series Part 3

    Part 3 of Child Advocates Undoing Racism Series will feature Barbara Crain Major Where: Indianapolis Urban League (Sam H. Jones Center 777 Indiana Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46202) When: Thursday,  November 10th Please RSVP to Nikita Garner   Barbara Crain Major is a community organizer and trainer with over forty years of experience in local, national, and international…

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