Amani Center l Columbia Child Abuse Assessment Center l 503.366.4005 l

Welcome To amani center

The Columbia County Child Abuse Assessment Center (Amani Center) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization created to assist our community in responding to child abuse.

Child Abuse St Helens OR

Our Mission

To provide forensic child abuse evaluations and support for children and their families who may have been impacted by abuse or neglect.

The primary goal of the Center is to ensure that children (birth to 18 years of age) suspected to be victims
of sexual abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, neglect, and/or domestic violence are provided
with quality evaluative, and support services in a child-friendly setting.


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Current FUNDRAISERS                                                                                   NOW HIRING

Fred Meyer Community Rewards                                                                                                               Intake Coordinator and Forensic Interviewer

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Giving Assistant    

10th Annual Race Against Child Abuse    

Sponsorship Opportunities Available. Contact Beth Pulito at our office, 503-366-4005.

Oregon Half Marathon Series Participant    

  • child Safety Planning

    Child Safety Planning

    The Amani Center guides non-offending caregivers in taking safety measures and making safety plans that will help protect children from future abusive situations.   Safety Plans can be customized to Amani Center client’s unique needs.


  • Child Forensic Interviews

    Child Forensic Interview

    Digitally recorded forensic interviews, observed by investigators, are provided so children can share their stories in a safe and neutral setting, guided by Interviewers who are specially trained to talk to children of all ages and developmental levels.


  • Support & Advocacy Services

    Support Advocacy Services St Helens OR

    In addition to questions from families in the community, Amani Center Family Support Specialist is available to meet with families when their child receives a medical evaluation in our facility.