Child Abuse

Baltimore Child Abuse Center joins LifeBridge Health

Baltimore Child Abuse Center joins LifeBridge Health

The Baltimore Child Abuse Center has joined LifeBridge Health in a partnership that will allow the center to expand as the hospital network taps into more resources for child abuse victims.

The BCAC, which works to prevent and respond to child sexual abuse, trauma, violence and other adverse childhood experiences, became a wholly owned subsidiary of LifeBridge Health on Jan. 1. The organization provides services that include forensic interviews, medical treatment and mental health treatment for victims of child abuse.

The partnership builds on an informal partnership the two organizations established about six years ago, when Sinai Hospital partnered with the BCAC to staff a...

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