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Abuse and Neglect

Child Abuse and Neglect Council

Child Abuse and Neglect Council CARE House — Child Abuse and Neglect Council of Oakland County serves the immediate needs of neglected and abused children in their community while also reaching out with advocacy and prevention programs aimed at breaking the cycle of abuse and neglect. Mission: The CARE House of Oakland County home of Child Abuse & Neglect Council is a...

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...

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...

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...

Project Sister Family Services

Project Sister Family Services Project Sister Family Services is the foremost agency dedicated to providing services to the women, children, and men survivors of sexual assault and abuse and their families in the East San Gabriel and Inland Valleys in Southern California, a region with a population of over 2.3 million persons. Project Sister Family Services works with local law...

Coalition Against Child Abuse & Neglect (CCAN)

Coalition Against Child Abuse & Neglect (CCAN) The Coalition Against Child Abuse & Neglect (CCAN) was born in February 1979, in recognition that a formal organization needed to go public with its concerns and take the lead in fighting child abuse, educating the community and ensuring that the needs of every victim were being addressed. Early efforts of the then-Nassau Coalition on Child...

The Child Advocacy Center of McHenry County

The Child Advocacy Center of McHenry County Children’s Advocacy Centers are established as community-based agencies designed to coordinate the activities of various agencies involved in the investigation, prosecution and treatment referral of child abuse. The Child Advocacy Center of McHenry County was established in 1999 as an independent not for profit agency. In 1989, Illinois passed the...

Child Advocacy Center

Child Advocacy Center The Child Advocacy Center (The Center or CAC) in Gainesville provides a child friendly, safe and supportive environment for abused and neglected children. Through the Center, social workers, counselors, law enforcement officers, state attorneys, victim advocates, Guardians Ad Litem, and medical professionals work as a team to coordinate...

Center for Child Protection

Center for Child Protection Founded in 1989, the Center for Child Protection is the first stop for children who are suspected victims of sexual and physical abuse and for children who have witnessed a violent crime. An accredited children's advocacy center serving Travis County, children are referred to the Center exclusively by law enforcement and Child Protective Services...

Larimer County Child Advocacy Center

Larimer County Child Advocacy Center The Child Advocacy Center serving Larimer County is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. They need and appreciate the financial support of corporations, small businesses and individuals in addition to their annual grant writing and fund raising efforts. The Child Advocacy Center Mission: The Child Advocacy Center’s mission is to reduce trauma to...

New York State Child Advocacy Resource and Consultation Center

New York State Child Advocacy Resource and Consultation Center The New York State Child Advocacy Resource and Consultation Center (CARCC), a program of Safe Horizon, was established in April, 1996 through a grant from the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. CARCC's mission is to work with Multidisciplinary Teams and Child Advocacy Centers throughout New York State to promote and enhance...

Child Advocates of Fort Bend

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Child Advocates of Fort Bend is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization. Since 1991, they have provided a voice for more than 8,000 children. Incorporated in 1991, they began speaking on behalf of abused children in family court in 1992 with one part-time staff member, four volunteers and a 12 member Board of Directors. In 1996, they opened their...

Mothers of Lost Children

Mothers of Lost Children Mothers of Lost Children was formed in 1994 by a group of Davis, California women, whose children had been abused. Their children's lives were devastated, not only by the abusers, but by the very governmental and private agencies designed to protect them. The women looked in vain for help, and found only betrayal. Although from different faith...

The Leadership Council

The Leadership Council The Leadership Council is a nonprofit independent scientific organization composed of respected scientists, clinicians, educators, legal scholars, journalists, and public policy analysts. Their mission is to promote the ethical application of psychological science to human welfare. They are committed to providing professionals and laypersons with...