Child Advocacy Center

"Let’s build these kids a very happy place…"

Abused, neglected, exploited children live in a world of hurt. But surround them with care, guidance, and trust, and they can find a special kind of happiness rooted in hope.

Child Advocacy Center of Sedgwick County
1211 S Emporia St, Wichita

Project Details

  • Transformed the abandoned Lincoln School building into an 40,000 square foot operations-base for the Child Advocacy Center
  • Unified features from the 1930s/50s/70s into a cohesive structure to house twelve critical-care organizations
  • Reduced original bid by 20 percent through Valued Engineering
  • Retained school features, including blackboards, and classic Terrazzo floors
  • Created special play area for children and families awaiting services