Willow Domestic Violence Center of Rochester and Monroe County

Helping people affected by or at risk of domestic violence; the only licensed provider in Monroe County of shelter and services for women and children affected by domestic violence.

Do Right By Kids

A site for mandated reporters, (those required by law to report disclosures or suspicions of child abuse) created by Monroe County Department of Human Services.

Bikers Against Child Abuse (B.A.C.A.)

B.A.C.A exists with the intent to create a safer environment for abused children. B.A.C.A. consists of a body of Bikers to empower children to not feel afraid of the world in which they live. They stand ready to lend support to our wounded friends by involving them with an established, united organization.

Child Abuse Statistics, Research and Resources

Harvard Medical School instructor who has studied the effects of child abuse compiles a number of articles and links about child abuse.

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Information and resources from the Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.


Focusing their efforts on advocacy, prevention, treatment and community outreach, including educational programs.

Children’s Defense Fund

National proponent of policies and programs that provide children with the resources they need to succeed, with an emphasis on issues of poverty, abuse and neglect, health care, education, and a spiritual and moral foundation.

Crimes Against Children Research Center

Combat crimes against children by providing high quality research and statistics to the public, policy makers, law enforcement personnel, and other child welfare practitioners.

Darkness to Light

A national child abuse education organization focused on educating adults about child abuse and their responsibilities.

Family Watchdog

View registered offenders and predators in your area

Multi-Site Evaluation of Children’s Advocacy Centers

Details on this research project, completed in 2006 by the Crimes Against Children Research Center, on the impact of Children’s Advocacy Centers on children, families, systems and communities. 

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

Focused on prevention of child sexual exploitation and abduction, including Internet safety.

National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Raise the standard of care and improve access to services for traumatized children, their families and communities throughout the U.S.

National Children's Alliance

Bivona's accrediting organization, which provides technical support and resources for Children’s Advocacy Centers across the U.S.

National Children’s Advocacy Center

Models, promotes and delivers excellence in child abuse response and prevention through service, education, and leadership.

National Center for Prosecution of Child Abuse

Training, technical assistance and publications for prosecutors, investigators and allied criminal justice professionals on all aspects of criminal child abuse and exploitation.

National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect

Promotes scholarly exchange among researchers in the child maltreatment field, acquiring and making datasets available to the research community for secondary analysis, running a Child Maltreatment Research List Serve and publishing an Updata e-newsletter.

New York State Sex Offender Registry

Search for the residence location of registered sex offenders.

Prevent Child Abuse America

A national prevention education and advocacy group in existence since 1972, significant research on Reframing Child Abuse to move beyond awareness to prevention and behavior change.

Prevent Child Abuse New York

Statewide, non-profit organization dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect.