Orange County’s Child Abuse Prevention Coordinating Council (CAPC) looks forward to coordinating the community’s efforts to prevent and respond to child abuse. The council strives to work collaboratively towards identifying opportunities for improving services and community support for the prevention of child abuse and neglect.
Meetings are held on a quarterly basis. Members were selected from public child welfare services, the criminal justice system, prevention and treatment services, and community representatives. Joining together for the December meeting were Katherine Ahlswede (OC Junior League), Eldon Baber (The Raise Foundation), Pamela Kahn (OC Dept. of Education), Dr. Anne Light (OC Social Services Agency), John Machiaverna (Boys & Girls Club of Anaheim), Jamie McDonald (American Academy of Pediatrics – AAP, OC Chapter), Judge Joanne Motoike (OC Superior Court), Jim Perez (OC Department of Education), Cathy Rodriguez (Irvine Exchange Club), Tiffany Williams (OC Sheriff/Coroner), and Dr. Daphne Wong (Children’s Hospital OC – CHOC).