To learn more about additional resources available to you in your community, we encourage you to visit one of the following web sites:
1250 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20024
A listing of State toll-free numbers for specific agencies to receive and investigate reports of suspected child abuse and neglect.
National Child Abuse Hotline
15757 N. 78th St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The hotline offers crisis intervention, information, literature and referrals.
14100 Crawford St.
Boys Town, NE 68010
Operates a variety of in-and out-of-home services for children and families.
30810 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
The National Runaway Switchboard's mission is to facilitate relationships that ensure youth and families have access to resources in their communities.
141 NW Point Blvd.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Provides numerous materials for professionals working in the child abuse prevention field.
Center on Children and the Law
740 15th St., NW
Washington, DC 20005
Consultation, technical assistance and training for professionals in using the legal system to protect children.
Children's Rights Project
132 W. 43rd St.
New York, NY 10036
A national program of litigation, advocacy and education.
1825 Marion St., Suite 340
Denver, CO 80218
Professional organization for lawyers and other practitioners who represent children in court.
Support for New Parents
Healthy Families America® (HFA)
Michigan Ave. Suite
200 Chicago, IL
innovative initiative designed to support and educate new parents through
voluntary home visitation.
Birth To Three
are for parents of infants, toddlers, and for teenage parents
Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America
230 N. 13th
support families under stress and single parents by working with children in
need of additional attention and friendship.
Center for the Improvement of Child Caring
Ventura Blvd., Suite 103
training for parents and training of parenting instructors nationwide. Offers a
wide variety of workshops nationwide.
601 E St.,
NW, Room B5436
grandparents raising grandchildren, professionals, support groups, researchers
and policy makers.
American Professional Society on the Abuse of
Dearborn St., Suite 1300
multidisciplinary membership society promoting support among professionals who
work with victims of child abuse.
American Public Human Services Association
St., NE, Suite 500
with effective administration of publicly funded human services.