Child Abuse Resources:
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) http://www.ncmec.org National clearinghouse for information on missing children and prevention of child victimization. Website offers wealth of child protection information. Offers toll-free phone and web response to report sexual exploitation, abuse, or abduction of children.
CyberTipline is toll-free line to report information about sexual exploitation of children on the web or other child pornography. 1-800-LOST to report sexually exploited, abused, or missing children. http://www.cybertipline.com
Mothers of Sexually Abused Children (MOSAC) http://www.mosac.net The MOSAC site is designed specifically for mothers who have experienced the sexual abuse of one of their children. Life is difficult for mothers following the disclosure of a child’s abuse, and they often have few, if any, resources available to them. This site is designed to be a comprehensive source of information about sexual abuse and to offer support and resources.
Jeffery Herman, Esq. http://www.HermanLaw.com Jeffrey M. Herman is a nationally-recognized trial lawyer and advocate for survivors of childhood sexual abuse. He devotes 100% of his practice to representing survivors of sexual abuse, and has had the honor of advocating for hundreds of these brave men, women and children. He is the founding partner of Herman, Mermelstein & Horowitz, P.A., a national, Miami-based law firm with decades of combined experience representing people seeking justice and healing from the wounds of abuse.
The National Children’s Advocacy Center (NCAC) http://www.nationalcac.org Non-profit agency providing prevention, intervention, and treatment services to abused children and their families. Was the nation’s first Children’s Advocacy Center.
Prevent Child Abuse America (PCAA) http://www.preventchildabuse.org National volunteer-based organization committed to preventing child abuse through research, education, and advocacy. Resource for comprehensive information and referrals in child abuse prevention. Offers catalog of publications.
http://sesamenet.org/index.html S.E.S.A.M.E. Stop Educator Sexual Abuse, Misconduct and Exploitation: is working to pass legislation that will increase safety for children in schools by preventing teachers accused of sexual abuse from moving to another school district without his or her new employer being alerted to the allegations of misconduct. Known as “passing the trash,” this happens far too often and it must be stopped.
http://www.Child-Safety-For-Parents.com This site is dedicated to helping parents protect their kids from child molesters and pedophiles, and understand the growing problem of missing kids. Find statistics, facts, tips and advice from experts and parents alike.
http://birdsandbeesandkids.com At birds and bees and kids, parents and other adults will learn how to talk to the kids in their care about sexuality, love, and relationships. Amy Lang MA
Positive Pocket http://www.PositivePocket.org This website was started by a student that went through KidSafe’s 8 week program and wanted to share with the world how KidSafe helped her find her voice.
www.stopbullyingnow.org – FREE! Bullying information, resources and prevention tips for the US Department of Health and Human Services
Internet Safety Resources:
www.getnetwise.org– largest online repository of instructional how to video tutorials
www.mousemail.com – Cell phone program allows parents to program cell phone for specific hours or access.
www.safetyweb.com – Offers free e-mail check for social networking and other sites
www.webwisekids.org – Offers internet safety games and additional resources for parents and children
www.wiredsafety.org – Offers internet safety information, assistance and resources for parents and children
www.netsmartz.org – The Center for Missing and Exploited children, internet safety resources and workshops