Child Abuse: Statistics, Research, and Resources– Jim Hopper, Ph.D., offers statistics, recovered memory issues, information on effects of child abuse, especially on male victims.
ChildHelp Speak Up Be Safe– school-based, child abuse prevention education program that focuses on child safety. It is an evolution of Good Touch Bad Touch.
The ChildTrauma Academy– A not-for-profit organization based in Houston, Texas, which is a unique collaborative of individuals and organizations working to improve the lives of high-risk children through direct service, research, and education.
Child Trauma Institute– Provides extensive information on child and adolescent trauma/loss for professionals as well as for parents.
Child Witness to Violence Project– is a therapeutic, advocacy, and outreach project that focuses on the growing number of young children who are hidden victims of domestic and community violence and other trauma-related events.
Courageous Kids Network– an organization dedicated to stopping the continued assault on children’s humans rights to live free from abuse
The Family Tree– Maryland’s child abuse prevention organization, building awareness, educating and inspiring hope to everyone involved in efforts to prevent child abuse and neglect in Maryland.
Freearts.org Free Arts for Abused Children is a national nonprofit organization that integrates the healing and therapeutic power of the arts into the lives of children and youth who have been abused or families who have been designated as ‘at risk’.
A Home Within is the only national organization dedicated solely to meeting the emotional needs of foster youth. They recruit mental health professionals who volunteer to see one foster child in weekly therapy—free of charge, for as long as it takes.
International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect– international organization that brings together a worldwide cross-section of committed professionals to work toward the prevention and treatment of child abuse, neglect and exploitation globally
Justice for Children– provide a full range of advocacy and services for abused and neglected children; that includes pro-bono legal advocacy, public policy monitoring, guidance through a complex child protective system, professional referrals, mental health services, court watch, research, education, and emotional support
Survivors of Educator Sexual Abuse and Misconduct Emerge (SESAME)– Organization that works to prevent sexual abuse and harassment of students by teachers and other school staff. Legal resources, links.
Stop it Now!– prevents the sexual abuse of children by mobilizing adults, families and communities to take actions that protect children before they are harmed
The Yale Childhood Violent Trauma Center provides trauma-informed treatments and services to children and families, builds professional knowledge through clinical research, and advances the field of child trauma treatment through collaboration, training and dissemination.