The OCAP Vision: No child suffers from abuse or neglect.
The OCAP Mission: To shape policy, build communities and strengthen families so that child maltreatment is prevented.
The OCAP Core Values:
OCAP carries out its mission through the work of two units:
Family and Community Support Services Team is responsible for the research, development and implementation of innovative programs that lead to the dissemination of promising/evidence based practices. The unit oversees:
The Prevention Network Development Team works jointly with CDSS’ Children’s Services Outcomes and Accountability Bureau (CSOAB), and counties and community stakeholders to facilitate California’s Child and Family Service Review (C-CFSR) process. Consultants provide technical assistance to counties and their funded-partners in the planning for and development of prevention-focused programs, associated budgets and evaluation plans to address unmet community needs.
The unit oversees:
The Office of Child Abuse Prevention 744 P Street, MS 8-11-82 Sacramento, CA 95814 (916) 651-6960