Tour the Center

Take a walk in their shoes.

Interested in visiting the Children’s Advocacy Center? We invite you to “Walk In Their Shoes” and join us for a free, hour-long informational tour. All tours are currently being held in a virtual format.

  • tour the Center
  • a conversation with staff members about the work they do with children & families
  • a look at our counseling rooms, interview room, and investigative suite
  • an opportunity to learn

Schedule your visit:

Our Walk in their Shoes tours takes place on the second Tuesday of every month. The 2021 tour dates include:

  • September 14, 2021
  • October 21, 2021
  • November 9, 2021
  • December 14, 2021

Please e-mail Prevention & Outreach Director, Misti DeVries, or call 616.336.5164 for more details. For student tours and/or educational assignments, please contact Program Director, Sarah Zuidema, or call 616.719.4689.

5% of children under the age of 18 are solicited sexually online.
1,000+ suspected child sexual abuse cases are reported in Kent County each year.
75% of childhood sexual abuse is thought to go unreported.
1 in 7 girls and 1 in 25 boys are sexually abused.