Welcome to the Inter-Agency Council on Child Abuse and Neglect

The Los Angeles County Inter-Agency Council on Child Abuse and Neglect (ICAN) serves as the official County agent to coordinate the development of services for this prevention, identification and treatment of child abuse and neglect. ICAN's Policy Committee includes 32 County, City, State and Federal agency heads, as well as, UCLA, Police Chiefs' Association and five private sector members appointed by the Board of Supervisors. ICAN's Operations Committee and 22 ad hoc committees carry out the work of ICAN by addressing a broad spectrum of issues related to the health and safety of children and families. Twelve community-based, interdisciplinary child abuse councils interface and ICAN, providing valuable information regarding many related issues.

13th Annual Childhood Grief and Traumatic Loss Conference Registration is now open!

Please visit the "Committee Meetings" page to view information about committees and projects associated with ICAN.

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