Abuse Prevention and Intervention Resources

  • Break the Cycle

    • Break the Cycle is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to end domestic violence by working proactively with young people.

    Child Abuse Prevention Network

    • A large site dedicated to the prevention of child abuse.

    Child Help

    • Childhelp is one of the largest and oldest national non-profit organizations dedicated to the treatment, prevention and research of child abuse and neglect. The organization provides a broad continuum of programs that directly serve abused children and their families. Several of Childhelp’s programs were firsts, and continue to be studied by professionals worldwide as "models that work."

    Childabuse.org

    • Childabuse.org is a community of people dedicated to breaking the cycle of child abuse and neglect, serving and strengthening children and families.

    Families Forward

    • Child abuse prevention toolkits

    National Domestic Hotline

    • Get help without saying a word. Online chat is available 24/7/365.

    National Center for Victims of Crimes

    • The National Center for Victims of Crime is the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims. Since 1985, we have worked with more than 10,000 grassroots organizations and criminal justice agencies serving millions of crime victims.

    Rape Abuse and Incest National Network

    • The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) is the nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization. RAINN operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE and carries out programs to prevent sexual assault, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice. Inside, you'll find statistics, counseling resources, prevention tips, news and more.

    Sexual Abuse Resources

    • An American is sexually assaulted every two minutes, totaling an average of nearly 238,000 individuals over 12 years of age each year, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. These resources should serve as free aids for professionals, students, and individuals dealing with this sobering public health concern.

    That's Not Cool: Teen Digital Dating Violence Prevention

    • The Family Violence Prevention Fund and Office on Violence Against Women designed this website to help teens recognize digital dating abuse and provide them with the tools to initiate a conversation about this issue. The website encourages teens to draw their own lines around what is, or is not, acceptable relationship behavior and seek help from their peers.

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