About

Ensure that the voices of children are heard and understood in cases of alleged abuse

According to Prevent Child Abuse America, by age 18 one in four girls and one in six boys will experience sexual abuse contact. CornerHouse is an interagency child abuse evaluation and training center in Minneapolis, MN. CornerHouse is celebrating their 20th Anniversary this year and has, to date, conducted more than 1,600 medical exams, interviewed nearly 9,000 children and trained close to 20,000 professionals on a local, state, national, and international level.

1. Child First Doctrine: The child is our first priority; Not the needs of the family; Not the child's "story;" Not the evidence;

2. Not the needs of the courts; Not the needs of police, child protection, attorneys, etc...; The child is our first priority.

3. CornerHouse Vision: Children grow up free from abuse

4. www.cornerhousemn.org

5. Vision: Children grow up free from abuse.