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Children's Advocacy Center of the South Plains

Children's Advocacy Center of the South Plains The Children's Advocacy Center is a nonprofit agency designed to provide child abuse victims with a friendly, culturally-sensitive, non-threatening and neutral environment that offers support and protection. The Children's Advocacy Center is a safe place where specialized forensic interviewers talk to children in a child-friendly, non-threatening...

Victim Services

Victim Services They are a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to helping victims of crime and/or sudden tragic circumstance. They provide responsive, accessible and accountable programs and services. Their focus is on restoring and enhancing victims’ quality of life and preventing re-victimization. By the late 1980’s, there had been enough research on...

Dr. Richard Gartner

Dr. Richard Gartner Dr. Richard Gartner is a psychologist and psychoanalyst in New York City who specializes in treating men with histories of sexual abuse. He is a Training and Supervising Analyst and is on the teaching faculty of the William Alanson White Psychoanalytic Institute in New York City. He is the Founding Director of the White Institute’s Sexual Abuse...

Yavapai Family Advocacy Center

Yavapai Family Advocacy Center The mission of the Yavapai Family Advocacy Center is to assist child or vulnerable adult victims of abuse, neglect, domestic violence or sexual assault by reducing trauma, insuring thorough investigation and prosecution through a multidisciplinary team process. At the Yavapai Family Advocacy Center, victims have the opportunity to obtain a variety...

Merlin Foundation

Merlin Foundation The Merlin Foundation was established in 1993 as a 501 (c)(3) public supported nonprofit charity to provide assistance to victims of child abuse, rape, and domestic violence in the Ozark Mountain region of Northwest Arkansas. During the past ten years, the Foundation has created several alliances in cooperation with other nonprofit organizations...

Family Advocates

Family Advocates a private, independent 501 (c)(3) non-profit agency located in Boise, Idaho. Founded in 1978. Family Advocates works to keep abused children out of danger and in safe homes, while partnering with parents to build strong families.

Emerald Coast Children's Advocacy Center

Emerald Coast Children's Advocacy Center Emerald Coast Children's Advocacy Center is one of grassroots support from the communities it serves. The motivation for establishing a Children's Advocacy Center using a multidisciplinary team response to child abuse in Okaloosa and Walton counties, Florida grew out of a high profile case in the early 1990's. The abuse occurred in a childcare...

Children’s Advocacy Center of Collin County

Children’s Advocacy Center of Collin County The Children’s Advocacy Center of Collin County opened in 1992 and has since served over 33,000 children. They have come a long way in 17 years and their range of services has grown dramatically, as has the number of children they serve. When they were founded, they were serving 10% of child abuse victims in Collin County, and today they offer...

Children’s Justice Center (CJC)

Children’s Justice Center (CJC) Child abuse is a traumatic and devastating experience for both children and their families. Victims are often confused and blame themselves. The Children’s Justice Center (CJC) is a home-like, child-friendly facility where children receive coordinated services during the child abuse investigative process by decreasing secondary trauma that may be...

Child Development Institute, LLC

Child Development Institute, LLC Child Development Institute was formed in 2000 and has been providing information to parents through its website ever since. The website currently receives over 4 million visitors per year. The website was recommended for parents by the American Psychological Association and Psychology Today during its first year of operation. The site is linked...

American Humane

American Humane Founded in 1877, the American Humane Association is the only national organization dedicated to protecting both children and animals. A nonprofit membership organization, American Humane is headquartered in Denver. Through a network of child and animal protection agencies and individuals, American Humane provides national leadership in developing...

Friends of the DuPage County Childrens Center

Friends of the DuPage County Childrens Center The Friends of the DuPage County Chidren's Center is a stand alone 501(c)(3) non-profit orgainization. Their mission is to financially support the programs at the DuPage County Children's Center that benefit the families and child victims of sexual abuse & severe physical abuse.

Rainbow House, Inc.

Rainbow House, Inc. Rainbow House family resource center was founded in 1988 by a group of concerned community members to provide temporary shelter for children referred to the Department of Family and Children Services, the Department of Juvenile Justice, and the Immigration and Naturalization Service. As the need for such an agency grew, the shelter added a teen...

Care House

Care House Care House's Mission is to prevent and reduce the incidence and trauma of child sexual and physical abuse in Macomb County, Michigan through collaborative, multi-disciplinary, and effective family-centered activities. Care House is a child-friendly, family-centered facility that coordinates the complex investigation, prosecution, and treatment...

Prevent Child Abuse Athens

Prevent Child Abuse Athens An Athens, Georgia organization that seeks to prevent child abuse and neglect. Parent help line, community outreach and education programs, newsletter, and volunteer opportunities. Mission: To prevent child abuse and neglect in all its forms - physical, sexual, emotional and neglect - through education, support, and public awareness.