Links to Other Resources
- American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP): Child Abuse & Neglect
Provides child abuse and neglect prevention and intervention resources for physicians and parents.
- Childhelp USA®
Provides a national child abuse hotline, direct services, advocacy, educational programs and information, prevention programs and community outreach.
- MEDLINEplus: Child Abuse
Provides information on child abuse from the National Library of Medicine.
- National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information, U.S. Dept. HHS
Offers information and databases for professionals and the public on all aspects of child maltreatment.
- National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center (NCVC)
Offers programs related to crime victims/child abuse in the areas of research, treatment, consultation and professional education; provides CANDIS, a database of information on child abuse assessment tools for research.
- National Resource Center for Child Protective Services (NRCCPS)
Provides technical assistance, resources and information to state, local and tribal child welfare agencies.
- NetSmartz Workshop®
Offers an interactive, educational resource that includes games and tools for children, parents, teachers and others on how to stay safer while on the Internet.
Childhelp USA® National Child Abuse Hotline
A 24-hour resource offering crisis intervention, information, literature, and referrals; provides local telephone number to report cases of abuse. For information online about reporting abuse and local phone numbers, access the Childhelp USA® Web site at: http://www.childhelpusa.org ro call 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Hotline
A 24-hour resource to report cases of missing or sexually exploited children. For online reporting of child sexual exploitation, visit the NCMEC's CyberTipline at: http://www.cybertipline.com or call 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678)