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Support Center for Child Advocates

Support Center for Child Advocates The Support Center for Child Advocates, founded in 1977, is the country's oldest and largest pro bono legal and social services agency for children. Their mission is to advocate for abused and neglected children in Philadelphia, with the goal of securing a permanent, nurturing environment for every child. The Support Center for Child Advocates...

World Childhood Foundation USA

World Childhood Foundation USA World Childhood Foundation’s work is aimed at the most marginalized children, the ones most often ignored and forgotten. Childhood focuses especially on girls and the main target groups are street children, children living in institutions, young mothers and sexually abused children. Childhood was founded in 1999 by Her Majesty Queen Silvia of...

National Foundation for Abused and Neglected Children (NFANC)

National Foundation for Abused and Neglected Children (NFANC) Created in 1992, the National Foundation for Abused and Neglected Children (NFANC) is a nonprofit tax-exempt [501(c)(3)] organization dedicated to the prevention of child abuse and neglect. Other activities include improving the administration of juvenile justice in America. The organization's principal mission is to enable people to prevent crime...

ICAN National Center on Child Fatality Review

ICAN National Center on Child Fatality Review NCFR’s Mission is accomplished through the establishment, support and expansion of a national network of multi-agency, multi-disciplinary, local, regional and state Child Fatality Review Teams. Child death review began in Los Angeles County with the work of Michael Durfee M.D. In 1978, the LA County Interagency Council on Child Abuse and Neglect (...

Applied Behavior Consultants, Inc. (ABC)

Applied Behavior Consultants, Inc. (ABC) Applied Behavior Consultants, Inc. (ABC) is a human services agency that is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities and learning disorders. ABC's commitment in the delivery of services is to act with compassion, work from a team approach, and provide what is in the self-interest of every individual and...

The Bridge Children's Advocacy Center

The Bridge Children's Advocacy Center The Bridge is a comprehensive, child-focused program that offers a highly effective, one-stop approach to child abuse investigation. The facility allows law enforcement, child protective services professionals, prosecutors and the medical and mental health communities to work together to assist child victims in a comprehensive and cohesive manner...

Alliance for Children

Alliance for Children Alliance For Children, a nonprofit organization, operates three child friendly centers in Tarrant County, located in Arlington, Fort Worth, and Hurst. Within each of the centers, detectives and Child Protective Services investigators work together to protect the child victim. As a team they piece together what has happened and take steps to ensure...

CornerHouse

CornerHouse CornerHouse was founded in 1989 as a private, non-profit organization in public-private partnership with Hennepin County Attorney's Office, the Minneapolis Police Department, the Hennepin County Sheriff's Department, suburban Hennepin County police departments, Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department, Hennepin County Medical...

Children’s Center of southwest Missouri

Children’s Center of southwest Missouri Children’s Center is a not-for-profit agency which serves southwest Missouri children who are severely physically abused or sexually abused. Facilities are located in Joplin, Monett, and Nevada. The mission of Children’s Center is to reduce the trauma of children who have been abused by facilitating a multi-disciplinary response. Past experience...

Child Abuse Training and Technical Assistance Center

Child Abuse Training and Technical Assistance Center The Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES), Law Enforcement and Victim Services Division, Children's Section funds two training centers: The Northern and Southern California Child Abuse Training and Technical Assistance (CATTA) Centers. The aim of the collaboration between OES (formerly the Office of Criminal Justice Planning) and the two...

The Children's Advocacy Center

The Children's Advocacy Center The Children's Advocacy Center is a non-profit corporation that provides abused children with a warm and non-threatening environment in which they can feel safe to talk about their abuse. The Advocacy Center serves: Child victims of physical and sexual abuse Child witnesses of violent crime Non-offending family members At-risk children and...

Children’s Advocacy Center of Volusia and Flagler Counties

Children’s Advocacy Center of Volusia and Flagler Counties In December of 1980, four local women established I-CARE (Independent Child Abuse Relief Enterprises), a private, non-profit counseling center for abused children and families. Its first year I-CARE provided counseling to 50 children in a small house in Daytona Beach. As demand for services increased, Susan and Chapman Root helped I-CARE purchase...

National Resource Center for Child Protective Services

National Resource Center for Child Protective Services The National Resource Center for Child Protective Services (NRCCPS) is funded by the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families Children’s Bureau and operated by Action for Child Protection, Inc. NRCCPS provides expert consultation, technical assistance and training in the area of child protective services (...

Memphis Child Advocacy Center

Memphis Child Advocacy Center The mission of the Memphis Child Advocacy Center is to serve children who are victims of sexual and severe physical abuse through prevention, education and intervention. Their vision is a community where children are safe, families are strong and victims become children again.

Children's Protection Society Inc.

Children's Protection Society Inc. The Children's Protection Society (CPS) opened its doors in 1896, a turbulent time in Australia's history which was reflected in high levels of addiction, homelessness and social alienation; a situation not dissimilar to that in which they find theirselves today. CPS is an independent child welfare organisation with a mission to break the cycle of...