Author Archives: First Witness Child Advocacy Center

Hiring Child Forensic Interviewer/Trainer

Posted by First Witness Child Advocacy Center on January 10, 2018

Forensic Interviewer and Trainer First Witness Child Advocacy Center Position Closes: January 19, 2018 Starting Salary Range: $32,000 – $35,000 Benefits: health, dental, life, long term disability, 403b Reports to: Executive Director How to apply: Send cover letter and resume to lyoung@firstwitness.org Attention: Lori Young or First Witness Child Advocacy Center Attention: Lori Young 4 […]

Advocacy Survey

Posted by First Witness Child Advocacy Center on February 1, 2017

Thanks to the help of two of our interns, Jordan and Kelly, we are covering a lot of ground. Here’s what we are doing… First Witness is working on a national advocacy survey made up of past First Witness Advocacy training participants. We are examining how the training has affected them in their workplace and […]

Thru The Eyes of an Advocate

Posted by First Witness Child Advocacy Center on November 16, 2016

We Are Advocates Those three words hold so much meaning, especially here at First Witness Child Advocacy Center. It wouldn’t be possible for us to make a list of the things we do, because it’s endless.  Try to imagine what it would be like for a child who’s been sexually or physically abused, the trauma […]

Through the Eyes of a Child Forensic Interviewer

Posted by First Witness Child Advocacy Center on November 4, 2016

We work at First Witness Child Advocacy Center in Duluth, and would like to share some thoughts about that. We’re forensic interviewers; that means our job is to listen to kids. Children and families arrive at First Witness for a forensic interview after disclosing to an adult some form of abuse. That alleged abuse is […]

I Stand With Kids 9.20.2016

Posted by First Witness Child Advocacy Center on September 20, 2016

Read today’s full article from One Tough Job September is I Stand with Kids Month First Witness spends each day engaging the community in efforts to make our community a safe place for children to grow and thrive. This is our fourth year for individuals and businesses to come together and show that We All Stand […]