Adult Survivors of Child Abuse (ASCA) : An international self-help support group program designed specifically for adult survivors of neglect, physical, sexual, and/or emotional abuse. Offers community, provider and web based self help support groups, as well as, Survivor to Thriver workbooks.
Child Abuse Effects : Identifies the four types of child abuse, including signs, effects and statistics for each. Details the impact on sexual abuse victims, profiles sex offenders, and provides a forum to write your own child abuse story.
Child Help : Founded in 1959 by Sara O’Meara and Yvonne Fedderson, Childhelp is a leading national non-profit organization dedicated to helping victims of child abuse and neglect. Focuses on prevention, intervention and treatment. The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline, 1-800-4-A-CHILD, operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and receives calls from throughout the United States, Canada, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and Guam. Programs and services also include residential treatment services (villages); children’s advocacy centers; therapeutic foster care; group homes; child abuse prevention, education and training; and the National Day of Hope, part of National Child Abuse Prevention Month every April.
National Association of Adult Survivors of Child Abuse : The primary mission at NAASCA is to help abused people get into recovery. Secondly, we actively advocate for a better understanding of the many issues that surround the problem of child abuse in America. The information is valid as a general source of information for anyone from anywhere too.
Help for Adult Victims of Child Abuse (HAVOCA) : Providing information, support and advice for adults who have been affected by childhood abuse. An international, non profit making volutary organissation, HAVOCA’s ethos believes that every single victim of abuse has the ability to survive and lead a more fulfilling life. Every Survivor has the right to become a Thriver.