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4th of July Safety Tips!

Date: June 30, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Blog

Independence Day is this week and we would like to provide you with a refresher on child safety! While July 4th is an opportunity for the whole community to come together and celebrate everything American with parades and fireworks, it is important to observe safety precautions which can help you and your families avoid dangerous situations. Review…

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Mark your calendars!

Date: June 26, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Blog

The Jefferson Children’s Advocacy Center is thrilled to announce that on Thursday, July 31st, when you visit Raising Cane’s at 919 S. Clearview Parkway in Jefferson or Oakwood Mall in Gretna, 15% of their sales will be donated to our Agency! All you have to do is mention us by name.  As simple as it sounds,…

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Join us as we welcome our new Americorps VISTA, Jackie!

Date: June 13, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Blog

Join us as we welcome our new Americorps VISTA, Jackie Hammers-Crowell!  Jackie is coming to us from Iowa, where she worked in the foster care system for 14 years.  She helped start and build a statewide foster youth empowerment organization that teaches self-advocacy and life skills to current and former foster youth.  Jackie graduated from…

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Join us as we welcome Gail Jones!

Date: June 12, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Blog

The Jefferson Children’s Advocacy Center would like to welcome our newest staff member, Gail Jones!  Gail is joining us from the District Attorney’s Office.  She will be taking over office management, and we are so grateful to have her on our team! Gail is from New Orleans and enjoys spending time with her friends and…

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JCAC Wishes Happy Retirement to Yvonne!

Date: June 3, 2014 Author: jcacvista Categories: Blog

Last Friday, the Jefferson Children’s Advocacy Center wished Yvonne James a very happy retirement!  Yvonne was the office manager at the Jefferson Children’s Advocacy Center for 22 years, since the doors opened in 1991.  She has been an invaluable member of our staff, and has helped welcome thousands of children and families into our agency…

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