U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Menu

American Humane Association, Children's Division - AHA

Organization URL(s)

www.americanhumane.org/protecting-children/
info@americanhumane.org

Other Contact Information

63 Inverness Drive East
Englewood, CO 80112-5117
1-800-227-4645 (Voice - Toll-free)
303-792-9900 (Voice)
303-792-5333 (FAX)

Description

The Children's Division of the American Humane Association established in 1877, is a nonprofit national association of organizations and individuals working for the protection of children from abuse and neglect. The Association provides training for child welfare professionals, gives technical assistance to State and local programs, sets and promotes national standards for abuse and neglect prevention programs, conducts research, advocates for public policy reforms, publishes professional materials, and maintains a database of official reports of child abuse and neglect. It is funded by dues and contributions.

Print Resources

The Association publishes pamphlets and books on child abuse, trends, research, guidelines, and standards. Serial publication: Protecting Children (magazine), quarterly--information on programs, research, legislation, and conferences on child welfare; Child Protection Leader, quarterly--newsletter on public policy issues affecting children and families.

Review Date

Tuesday, Jun 29, 2010