CARE House of the Pee Dee is a nonprofit Children's Advocacy Center serving children & families in South Carolina's Pee Dee region
As a Children's Advocacy Center, accredited by the National Children's Alliance, CARE House of the Pee Dee's mission is to promote help, hope and healing to child abuse victims and their families in a nurturing environment through supportive services and prevention.
Since its founding in 2005, CARE House has served thousands of children and families as they heal from the trauma of abuse by providing quality investigative and mental health services, advocacy, education and prevention. CARE House works collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team (MDT) which includes other professionals such as law enforcement and the Dept. of Social Services both to investigate allegations of abuse and to provide comprehensive support to families.
In 2021, CARE House served more than 700 children and families by providing investigative services (such as forensic interviews and medical evaluations), evidence based therapies, advocacy and more all within a child-centered and centralized location.