The Carousel Center
The Carousel Center is the only accredited Child Advocacy Center serving Brunswick, New Hanover and Pender counties. supporting healing, promote justice, and foster resilience in children victimized by physical or sexual abuse and to improve our community through education, prevention and advocacy.
The Carousel Center coordinates the investigation, prosecution and treatment of the most severe cases of child abuse in Brunswick County. As the only nationally-accredited child advocacy center in our service region, the Carousel Center serves children from birth through age 18. All services are provided in a nurturing, friendly and safe environment at no cost to a child’s family.
Last year the Carousel Center served almost 500 children when there are concerns of sexual abuse, physical abuse, or who had witnessed a violent crime. The Carousel Center’s family advocates also supported these children’s caregivers by guiding them through the investigative process and connecting them with resources so the children and families could continue to heal.