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Children's Justice Center

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  • Children's Justice Center

    The Children's Justice Center is dedicated to promoting the coordination of professional investigative, assessment and intervention services for abused and neglected children and their families.

    The Children's Justice Center provides non-traumatic medical examinations and treatment for physically abused, neglected and /or sexually abused children. Cases are referred to the CARE Clinic from child advocacy centers, the Department of Human Services or local law enforcement agencies.

    Staff members are trained child abuse professionals with extensive medical, courtroom and investigative experience in child maltreatment.

    The CJC is located at the Jackson Medical Mall in Jackson, MS. (click for directions)

    To make an appointment for a medical forensic examination or for a consultation, call (601) 815-0115.

    All citizens of Mississippi are required by law to report all cases of suspected child abuse. Anyone who suspects child abuse or neglect should contact the Mississippi Department of Human Services' Child Abuse Hotline immediately at: 1-800-222-8000 or submit an online report.