You are Working for Justice
Every year, Carousel sees about 500 new child survivors of physical abuse, sexual abuse, and neglect.
It is because of your generosity that the Carousel Child Advocacy Center provides the Child Medical
Exams and forensic interviews that assist law enforcement and District Attorney’s offices to hold
child abuse offenders accountable.
We know that they have a long road of healing ahead of them.
You are Helping Children Heal
Access to specialized mental health services is critical for abused children and their families to move
forward in the healing process. Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are potentially traumatic
events that occur in childhood. ACEs can include violence, abuse, and growing up in a family with
You can help end the cycle of abuse.
It is because of your donations that Carousel has professional child therapists trained to provide
healing trauma therapy tailored to the unique needs and situations of the children.
Because of your support, All therapy sessions are offered regardless of a family’s ability to pay or insurance status.
Here are a few examples of how your donation will be put to work:
$10 Give. Every. Month. Be a G.E.M.
$10 a month = $120 a year! You can provide one session of evidence-based child therapy services for a
child survivor and their non-offending adult caregiver so they can concentrate on doing the hard work of healing.
$50 Will provide much-needed tools used during therapy, such as art supplies, games, and coloring
books to help children do the hard work of healing.
$500 You can provide education to adults in our community to empower them to recognize,
respond, and report child sexual abuse through awareness and stigma reduction.
$1,000 You can provide one complete Child Medical Exam and Forensic Interview, complete with
family advocacy services, court accompaniment, and expert testimony.
Be an Every Day Hero. Help a Child Heal.
In this season of thanks and giving, you can give the gift of healing, justice, and resilience.
Mail a check to:
The Carousel Center
1501 Dock St
Wilmington, NC 28401
Your tax-deductible donation to Carousel Child Advocacy Center goes to work immediately and powers our mission to help child survivors heal from abuse.