Shoshone Tribe to open Child Advocacy Center today north of Lander

Eastern Shoshone Tribe logo(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – The grand opening of the new Eastern Shoshone Child Advocacy Center is set for Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 12 Noon until 5 p.m.

The location is #49 Boulder Flats Road, between Lander and Fort Washakie.

The Advocacy Center’s mission is to bring together already existing disciplines and Tribal organizations in a collaborative and cohesive manner to respond to child abuse and t0 effectively protect children and their families who have been victimized or exposed to violence.

The program is sponsored by the Eastern Shoshone Department of Juvenile Services.