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Resources

Shaken Baby Syndrome

Daycare injuries

  • America Taking Action Child Care Directory: This website is a resource to assist parents with picking the right day care center.
  • ChildFun.com: This website is a resource to assist parents with picking the right day care center
  • daycarebuse.com: This is a site with resources for parents who have questions about daycare abuse cases in Texas, check it out.
  • National Child Care Information and Technical Assistance Center: This website is a resource to assist parents with picking the right day care center.
  • Parent’s Action for Children: This website provides educational material to enhance parenting skills
  • Safer Child, Inc.: This website is a resource to assist parents with picking the right day care center
  • State of California - Trust Line: TrustLine was created by the California Legislature to give parents an important tool to use when selecting a caregiver for their children. All child care providers listed with TrustLine have submitted their fingerprints to the California Department of Justice and have no disqualifying criminal convictions in California.
    In addition, some but not all child care providers listed with TrustLine have also received a clearance from an FBI criminal record check.

Traumatic Brain Injuries

  • ImPACT Test link: The ImPACT Test is designed to evaluate brain injured athlete. It is a Windows-based, computer-administered test to evaluate symptoms and cognitive function of brain-injured athletes. Athletic trainers and healthcare providers may administer the test.
  • Ohio Doctor warns of silent epidemic among kids - Study: 80% of concussions go undiagnosed: This article emphasizes the need for sideline assessment during sporting events to screen for concussion and head injuries. There are brief descriptions and guideline lists for coaches, healthcare providers and parents to follow if a child experiences impact resulting in possible injury to the brain. The article content includes mention of the Mental Status Exam, Maddox Questions and Standardized Assessment of Concussion.

Wrongful Death

School Injuries

Child Abuse

  • Adult Survivors of Child Abuse (ASCA): ASCA is an international self-help support group that receives no government funding. This organization is designed to assist adult survivors of neglect, physical, sexual and emotional abuse to find the healing resources they need through community, provider and web-based programs.      
  • Alabama: Local (toll): (334) 242-9500
  • Alaska: Toll-Free: (800) 478-4444
  • Arizona: Toll-Free: (888) SOS-CHILD (888-767-2445)
  • Arkansas: Toll-Free: (800) 482-5964
  • Battered Moms Lose Children to Abusers: California domestic violence victim advocates have been seeking reform in two counties that are especially notorius for awarding custody of children to abusers. Several bills have been submitted to address the problems in family court.
  • Bullying.org: "Everyone has a right to be respected and the responsibility to respect others." www.bullying.org "where you are not alone."
  • California: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Understanding child maltreatment fact sheet: This link provides statistical information regarding child maltreatment
  • Child Welfare Information Gateway - Child Abuse Reporting Numbers: The Child Welfare Information Gateway has provided a compilation of child abuse reporting phone numbers for each state.
  • Colorado: Local (toll): (303) 866-5932
  • Connecticut: TDD: (800) 624-5518
    Toll-Free: (800) 842-2288
  • Delaware: Toll-Free: (800) 292-9582
  • District of Columbia: Local (toll): (202) 671-SAFE (202-671-7233)
  • Dr. Jim Hopper presents Dr. Judith Herman's book about domestic abuse trauma and recovery.: A brief overview and description of Dr. Herman's book if profiled here.
  • Dream Catcher for Abused Children: Dream Catchers for Abused Children is an official non-profit 501(c)3 Child abuse organization dedicated to child abuse & neglect awareness and prevention.
  • Every Child Matters organization:

    This is the link to the Every Child Matters organization.  This organization seeks to make the matters involving children and child abuse a political priority.     

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation - Innocent Images National Initiative: This link will provide the information one needs to report child pornography or child sex predators to federal authorities. The Most Wanted website is featured on this link.
  • Florida: Toll-Free: (800) 96-ABUSE (800-962-2873)
  • Georgia: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Hawaii: Local (toll): (808) 832-5300
  • Help for Adult Victims of Child Abuse: This website is designed for adult victims of child abuse that are seeking support and information to assist with coping and dealing with the emotional and life-altering residual effects of child abuse.
  • Illinois: Toll-Free: (800) 252-2873
    Local (toll): (217) 524-2606
  • Indiana: Toll-Free: (800) 800-5556
  • Iowa: Toll-Free: (800) 362-2178
  • Kansas: Toll-Free: (800) 922-5330
  • Kentucky: Toll-Free: (800) 752-6200
  • Louisiana: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Maine: TTY: (800) 963-9490
    Toll-Free: (800) 452-1999
  • Maryland: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Massachusetts: Toll-Free: (800) 792-5200
  • Michigan: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Minnesota: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Mississippi: Toll-Free: (800) 222-8000
    Local (toll): (601) 359-4991
  • Missouri: Toll-Free: (800) 392-3738
    Local (toll): (573) 751-3448
  • Montana: Toll-Free: (866) 820-5437
  • myspace.com/medical_legal_nurse: Our firm has various professionals and experts assist with case investigations depending on the nature of the cases. We have a nurse consultant help us coordinate case investigations. You may learn more about our consultant by visiting this profile.
  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service: How do people report child pornography?

    Here are links to reporting child pornography. You may contact the FBI at  http://www.fbi.gov/contact/fo/fo.htm, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children at  https://secure.missingkids.com/missingkids/servlet/CybertipServlet?LanguageCountry=en_US, and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service at https://postalinspectors.uspis.gov.  
  • Nebraska: Toll-Free: (800) 652-1999
  • Nevada: Toll-Free: (800) 992-5757 Local (toll): (775) 684-4400
  • New Hampshire: Toll-Free: (800) 894-5533
    Local (toll): (603) 271-6556
  • New Jersey: TTY: (800) 835-5510 Toll-Free: (877) 652-2873 TDD: (800) 835-5510
  • New Mexico: Toll-Free: (800) 797-3260 Local (toll): (505) 841-6100
  • New York: TDD: (800) 369-2437
    Toll-Free: (800) 342-3720
    Local (toll): (518) 474-8740
  • North Carolina: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • North Dakota: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Ohio: Contact the county Public Children Services Agency using the list above or call Childhelp USA® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Oklahoma: Toll-Free: (800) 522-3511
  • Oregon: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Pennsylvania: Toll-Free: (800) 932-0313
  • Prevent Child Abuse America: The organization offers various programs on child abuse prevention, and it also directs efforts toward increasing public awareness about child abuse and neglect.
  • Puerto Rico: Toll-Free: (800) 981-8333
    Local (toll): (787) 749-1333
  • Rhode Island: Toll-Free: (800) RI-CHILD (800-742-4453)
  • Shaken baby syndrome simulator: This company sells a model intended to demonstrate the cause and effect of shaken baby syndrome.
  • South Carolina: Local (toll): (803) 898-7318
  • South Dakota: Local (toll): (605) 773-3227
  • Suite 101.com - the genuine article: This website posts many of the latest articles published on the topic of child abuse.
  • Tennessee: Toll-Free: (877) 237-0004
  • Texas: Toll-Free: (800) 252-5400
  • The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study: The ACE Study is an active collaboration study between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Kaiser Permanente. It is a large scientific research study that analyzes the relationship between multiple categories of childhood trauma, general overall health and behavioral outcomes in adult life.
  • The book entitled No one would believe it: Experiences of a child abuse investigator written by Evelyn Kelly Norman is available.: The book entitled No one would believe it: Experiences of a child abuse investigator written by Evelyn Kelly Norman is available. Ms. Norman is a former case worker for the Department of Family and Children Services. She authored a book describing what caseworkers, the everyday unsung heroes, do for abused children and the community. The book contains descriptions of real-life cases and child abuse situations with only the names changed to protect confidentiality. This book is currently used in some academic settings as part of curriculum.
  • Utah: Toll-Free: (800) 678-9399
  • Vermont: After hours: (800) 649-5285
  • Virginia: Toll-Free: (800) 552-7096
    Local (toll): (804) 786-8536
  • Washington: TTY: (800) 624-6186
    Toll-Free: (866) END-HARM (866-363-4276)
    After hours: (800) 562-5624
  • West Virginia: Toll-Free: (800) 352-6513
  • Wisconsin: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance.
  • Wyoming: Click on the website above for information on reporting or call Childhelp® (800-422-4453) for assistance

Child Injuries

Burns

Dog Bites

Car Accident

  • Arcata Car Accident Book: We recently added a page to our library section with a Free book explaining the rights of children in car accidents and lawsuits in Arcata.  Check it out and order yours today.

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