Our Child Protection Team and Medical staff are on-call 24 hours a day/ 7
days a week. CPC serves residents from Sarasota and DeSoto counties.
The Child Protection Center is not an overnight shelter.
The Child Protection Center, Inc. (CPC) was established in 1980. CPC initially provided only child abuse intervention services through the Child Protection Team (CPT).
The Grand Opening of the Child Protection Center’s new facility – The Child Advocacy Center, dedicated to the memory of Shannon Nicole - took place on April 22, 2010.
The Child Protection Center Board of Directors.
Doug Staley - 941.365.1277 ext. 204 CONTACT
Sheila Miller - 941.365.1277, Ext. 111 CONTACT
Director of Operations
Danielle Hughes - 941-365-1277, Ext. 212, CONTACT
Program Director, Child Protection Team
Concetta Holmes, LCSW, NCA - 941.365.1277 ext. 221, CONTACT
Clinical Director, Sexual Abuse Treatment Program and Kid Kindness Program
Tamara Tridle - 941.492.6491 CONTACT
Program Director, Children and Family Supervised Visitation Program
2210 South Tamiami Trail Venice Florida 34293
Ella S. Lewis - 941.365.1277 ext. 106 CONTACT
Program Director, Community Awareness and Personal Safety
Melissa M. Lane - 941-365-1277, Ext. 103, CONTACT
Director of Development
Karen Misantone - 941.365.1277 ext. 117 CONTACT
Mya Widmyer - 941.365.1277 CONTACT
Special Events Associate
Child Protection Center’s Most Current 990’s.
Spotlighting our Agency Partners who have done so much to make the Child Protection Center a reality.
The mission of the Child Protection Center, Inc. (CPC) is Child Abuse: Prevention, Intervention and Treatment. CPC envisions a community in which children are safe from abuse and free to thrive.
Child Protection Center, Inc.
720 South Orange Ave.
Sarasota, Florida 34236
2210 S. Tamiami Tr.
Venice, Florida 34293
North Port Location:
6919 Outreach Way
North Port, Florida 34297
222 N. Roberts Avenue
Arcadia, Florida 34266