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The Exchange Center for Child Abuse Prevention
The Exchange Center’s mission to stop child abuse and family violence would not be possible without you!
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Family Counceling to help break the cycle of Child Abuse
The Exchange Center for Child Abuse Prevention
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Help Identify & Stop Child Abuse
The Exchange Center for Child Abuse Prevention
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We offer support to Domestic Violence victims.
The Exchange Center for Child Abuse Prevention
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If you need help or just need someone to talk to
Call (334) 671.1966
The Exchange Center for Child Abuse Prevention

Prevention is our Goal

    
We educate parents, kids & educators on how to identify early

signs of child abuse and help stop the cycle.

Why we are different?

 

  •  Free Trauma Therapy for Abuse Victims
  •  Free In-home Support Services
  •  Free Trauma-focused support groups
  •  Free training for parents and professionals

Accessible

Conveniently located in the heart of Dothan, with a satellite office in Geneva, Al.

Descreet

Our services are descreet and private. We will evaluate and consult with you.

Professional

All of our counselors are professionals in their field with accredited level education.

Caring

We counsel many children, families & groups and special attention is given to all. 

You're not alone

Over 600 abuse victims come to us for support in the Wiregrass area. You are not alone.

Great results

We helped many children to become productive happy young adults, and many parents to transform into loving, nurturing parents, reaching their fullest potential!


 

In-Home Parent Aide Services
Call us today 334.671.1966

For parents, who live within the City Limits of Dothan, who are struggling and want in-home support to establish a nurturing and stable environment for their children. No judgements, just support and guidance to help parents achieve their goals for their families. ! 


Abuse Survivors

Support for new Parents to help prevent child abuse: Through a grant funded by the Alabama Children’s Trust Fund the Exchange Center has partnered with the Southeast Alabama Medical Center to provide support and prevention education to new parents through the “Baby Whisper” Program.

Developing reasonable expectations for new parents, discussing the dangers of shaking a baby, and educating parents on how to calm a crying baby and community resources for parents. This program will also help parents to develop a plan to cope with sleep deprivation, feelings of postpartum depression, and for respite.

   Teen Pregnancy Support & New Mom Training to help prevent child abuse.

OUR PROGRAMS

Below is a list of programs we offer to help stop the cycle of child abuse and domestic violence.

Family Counseling

Our Family Counseling is to help families heal from past traumas, to work cohesively together to develop healthy communication and foster a loving and nurturing relationship between family members.

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New Parent Support

Through a grant funded by the Alabama Children’s Trust Fund the Exchange Center has partnered with the Southeast Alabama Medical Center to provide support and prevention education to new parents through the “Baby Whisper” Program.

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Free Counseling for Abuse Survivors

Therapy can help a person express and process difficult emotions associated with the abuse, develop self-compassion and self-care strategies for managing moments when he or she feels emotionally overwhelmed, and learn to trust again.

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Prevention Education

We believe that knowledge is power, and we strive to educate the Wiregrass on topics ranging from “Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing” for parents to help identify potential red flags for predators, to the “Impacts of Child Abuse” for professionals to help build empathy and a plan for working with child survivors of abuse.

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In-Home Support

For parents, who live within the City Limits of Dothan, who are struggling and want in-home support to establish a nurturing and stable environment for their children. No judgments, just support and guidance to help parents achieve their goals for their families.

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Anger Management

Anger Management Class - These courses are offered to both adults and teens who come to us through referral and for personal growth.

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Basic Parenting Class

This course introduces students to the basic needs and challenges of caring for children.

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Child Abuse Identification & Reporting

All of our counselors specialize in issues of abuse. We offer training throughout the Wiregrass region on Child Abuse Identification and Reporting. This is our standard training offered to employees and volunteers working with children.

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UPCOMING FUNDRAISERS

Our mission to eliminate child abuse form the Wiregrass would not be possible without your support. Please join us in one of our upcoming fundraising events to help support our programs or make a donation. 

Superhero Run 2015

Proceeds benefit the Exchange Center’s mission to stop child abuse and family violence through counseling, in-home support, and prevention education services.

 

Mardi Gras Ball 2015

5th Annual Mardi Gras Charity Ball

Golf Tournament

This 4-person scramble will be held Thursday, June 26th, 2014 at the RTJ Golf Trail at Highland Oaks. Tee time is 9:00 am.  Lunch will be provided. 

  • Jassica

    Thank you for getting involved in my life and helping me become a happy mother of two beautiful girls

    Jassica / Abuse Victim / Dothan AL