Prevent Child Abuse Wisconsin
The program works to unify child abuse prevention efforts in Wisconsin and focuses on primary prevention with the goal of stopping child abuse and neglect before it occurs.
Darkness to Light
Child Sexual Abuse Prevention National Organization
Stop It Now!
Preventing the Sexual Abuse of Children
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACEs)
The CDC Site
ACEs Too High Site
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline
About the use of technology to abuse one's partner - be sure to check out their Cool Not Cool quiz!
"One Love educates young people about healthy and unhealthy relationships, empowering them to identify and avoid abuse and learn how to love better."
"D2K imagines a Wisconsin where young people are educated and active in joining the cause for healthy relationships."
Abuse In Later Life
National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life
NCALL’s mission is to eliminate abuse in later life. Through advocacy and education, NCALL strives to challenge and change the beliefs, policies, practices, and systems that allow abuse to occur and continue. NCALL also aims to improve victim safety by increasing the quality and availability of victim services and support.
Report Elder Abuse
(Wisconsin Department of Justice)
This statewide resource includes examples of elder abuse, risk factors, resources, and how to report.
National Council for Aging Care
Check out their page on recognizing elder abuse and knowing your rights.
Stalking Resource Center of the National Center for Victims of Crime
The SRC is committed to continuing its national effort to promote awareness, action, and advocacy to enhance victim safety and hold stalking offenders accountable.
Awareness & Prevention
Faith Trust Institute
The Faith Trust Institute is a national, multi-faith, multicultural training and education organization with global reach working to end sexual and domestic violence.
A project of Advocates for Youth, Know Your IX empowers high school and college students to stop sexual violence. The site has information and resources about knowing students' rights under Title IX, reporting, taking actions, and supporting survivors.
Every major domestic violence and sexual assault organization in the U.S. are behind NO MORE - a symbol designed to galvanize change and radically increase awareness of domestic violence and sexual assault in our communities.
Futures Without Violence
Formerly the Family Violence Prevention Fund, their programs include "Coaching Boys Into Men" and "ThatsNotCool.com;" also has great information for healthcare providers at IPVhealth.org and for business managers at WorkPlacesRespond.org (see below).
A Call to Men
Committed to Ending Violence Against Women
Workplaces Respond to
Domestic and Sexual Violence:
A National Resource Center
Funded by the U.S. Dept. of Justice Office, the Workplaces Respond project offers information on the Internet for the benefit of those interested in providing effective workplace responses to victims of domestic, dating, and sexual violence and stalking.
Kids & Teens
Learning for Justice
"Our work has evolved to center justice and the action that students and educators can take to realize change."
Technology safety for kids and teens
Common Sense Media
Technology safety and media literacy for kids and teens, including expert reviews and helpful tools. Check out their "Parents Need to Know" sections for their ultimate guides to games, apps, and parental controls, and tips and articles categorized by the child's age and/or topic.
KidPower, TeenPower, FullPower International
"Kidpower teaches skills to help kids be safe, be confident, and have happy, strong relationships. Teenpower teaches communication skills for healthy relationships and safety strategies for independence. Fullpower gives adults tools to protect themselves and others in their homes and workplaces."
Cyberbullying Research Center
"The Cyberbullying Research Center is dedicated to providing up-to-date information about the nature, extent, causes, and consequences of cyberbullying among adolescents."
Stop Bullying Now!
Managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
"SafeBAE is a survivor-founded, student-led national organization whose mission is to end sexual assault among middle and high school students. As the only national peer-to-peer organization of our kind, we help promote culture change by giving teens the tools to become activists and shift school culture through raising awareness about dating violence, sexual harassment and assault, affirmative consent, safe bystander intervention, survivor care, and their rights under Title IX."