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Prevent Child Abuse America

Organization URL(s)

mailbox@preventchildabuse.org
www.preventchildabuse.org/

Other Contact Information

228 South Wabash Avenue 10th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
1-800-244-5373 (Voice - Toll-free)
312-663-3520 (Voice)
312-939-8962 (FAX)

Description

Prevent Child Abuse America, founded in 1972 and based in Chicago, works to ensure the healthy development of children nationwide. The organization promotes that vision through a network of chapters in 49 states and over 400 Healthy Families America, home visitation sites in 37 states, the Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico and Canada. A major organizational focus is to advocate for the existence of a national policy framework and strategy for children and families while promoting evidence-based practices that prevent abuse and neglect from ever occurring. To learn more about what we're doing to prevent child abuse and neglect and how you can help, please visit the websites: preventchildabuse.org and healthyfamiliesamerica.org.

Online Resources

Print Resources

A variety of educational materials, including booklets, brochures, pamphlets, and bibliographies dealing with child abuse, neglect, and parenting. Some publications are available in Spanish.

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Review Date

Thursday, Jan 20, 2011