Children victims of abuse

MassKids

MassKids

Organization: MassKids
Project: Pledge to Prevent
Location: Massachusetts
Target Group: Child Victims of Abuse

Massachusetts Citizens for Children (MassKids) is the oldest state-based child advocacy organization in the country. Their mission is to improve the lives of the state's most vulnerable children and youth through advocacy by concerned citizens. Since the mid-70s, it has been committed to preventing the abuse and neglect of our state's children.

The New York Foundling

The New York Foundling

Organization: The New York Foundling
Project: Child Abuse Prevention Program workshops
Location: New York, New York
Target Group: Child Victims of Abuse

Child Abuse Prevention (CAPP) Program workshops specifically designed for third and fourth graders. The workshops provide child abuse prevention education and empowerment to elementary school children.

Safe Horizon

Safe Horizon

Organization: Safe Horizon
Project: Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT)
Location: New York, New York
Target Group: Child Victims of Abuse

Safe Horizon (New York, NY) is the nation’s leading victim assistance organization and seeks to empower victims to move from crisis to confidence through case management, advocacy, guidance and support. Safe Horizon offers services through 18 programs at more than 50 sites throughout New York City, and its target groups include victims of child abuse, domestic violence, rape and sexual assault, human trafficking, and other crimes.

Hua Dan

Organization: Hua Dan
Project: Migrant children’s dream theater
Location: Beijing, China
Target group: Children victims of abuse, families at risk

Hua Dan works in migrant communities in the outskirts of Beijing using drama and theater as a way to improve confidence and parent-child relations among migrant families. Long term objectives are to give migrant children a sense of belonging, strengthen their self-esteem and improve their performance in school.

Etafeni Children´s Safety Project

Etafeni Children´s Safety Project

Organization: Etafeni Day Care Centre
Project: Etafeni Children's Safety Project
Location: Nyanga, Cape Town, South Africa
Target group: Children who are victims of abuse


The project provides comprehensive services to children and families at risk in the township Nyanga including trauma debriefing and counseling, home visits and assessments as well as court preparation for children who have been victims of sexual abuse. 

 

Maple Women's Psychological Counseling Center

Maple Women's Psychological Counseling Center

Organization: Maple Women's Psychological Counseling Center
Project: The Caravan sexual abuse prevention tour
Location: Beijing, China
Target group: Children victims of abuse

The project focuses on implementing a sexual abuse prevention program aimed at migrant children. The program consists of lessons, group discussions and role playing.

Beijing Children´s Legal Aid and Research Center (BCLARC)

Organization: Beijing Children´s Legal Aid and Research Center (BCLARC)
Project: Violations by Guardians against Child Rights
Location: Beijing, China
Target group: Victims of Abuse

The Beijing Children´s Legal Aid and Research Center provides free legal assistance to children who are the victims of abuse across China. The organization coordinates a network of more than 8,000 volunteer lawyers and advocates for better child protection laws. 

 

Mith Samlanh

Organization: Mith Samlanhmithsamlanh
Project: Early Childhood Development
Location: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Target Group: Families at risk, Street children, Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation, Children in alternative care

Mith Samlanh provides a continuum of care for street children and their families.

Komar Rikreay

Organization: Komar Rikreay
Project: Vulnerable and Trafficked Children
Location: Battambang, Cambodia
Target Group: Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation, Street children, Children in alternative care

Komar Rikreay is operating a short-term shelter for children who are victims of trafficking. The goal is to reintegrate the children into their family or into a family setting, and to support the family to guarantee the sustainability of the efforts.

Phare Ponleu Selpak

Organization: Phare Ponleu Selpak
Project: Family Oriented Improvement
Location: Battambang, Cambodia
Target Group: Families at risk, Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation, Street children, Children in alternative care

Phare Ponleu Selpak offers a holistic program to meet the needs of vulnerable children which includes family support and reintegration, educational programs, arts and culture. 

Friends International

Organization: Friends International, Kalyan Mith program
Project: Family Reintegration and Family Support
Location: Siem Rep, Cambodia
Target Group: Families at risk, Street children, Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation, Children in alternative care 

Kalyan Mith provides support to marginalized children and young people, with a particular focus on street children/youth, by offering a range of comprehensive services including a transitional home, family reintegration and development of family based alternative care.

Support to Community-Based Organizations In Brazil

Organization: Childhood Brazil
Project: Support to community-based organizations
Location: Brazil
Target Group: Children who are victims of Abuse and Exploitation, Children in Alternative Care, Familes At Risk, Street Children

Childhood Brasil provides technical and financial support to NGOs throughout Brazil, developing a network of experiences and actions against all forms of sexual violence.

Brazilian Communication Program

Organization: Childhood Brazil
Project: Brazilian Communication Program
Location: Brazil
Target Group: Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation

The Communication Program focuses on mobilizing, informing, preventing, and educating the society on sexual violence against children and adolescents.

Big Constructions and Commercial Sexual Exploitation

Organization: Childhood Brasil
Project: Big Constructions and Commercial Sexual Exploitation Program
Location: Brazil
Target Group: Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation

The goal of the program is to mobilize governments, companies, and social organizations to fight sexual exploitation of children and adolescents in infrastructure works carried out in Brazil, while highlighting the importance of imparting knowledge and extending the debate around the infrastructure works in Brazil.

Brazilian Tourism Program

Organization: Childhood Brazil
Project: Tourism Program
Location: Brazil
Target Group: Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation

This program promotes inter-sector actions to prevent and fight sexual exploitation of children and adolescents in tourism, mobilizing the touristic trade and consolidating public policies in the sector.

On the Right Track

Organization: Childhood Brazil
Project: On the Right Track
Location: Brazil
Target Group: Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation

Launched in 2006, this program aims at mobilizing governments, companies, and third-sector organizations to fight, child and adolescent sexual exploitation on Brazilian roadways in a more effective manner. 

Ponimanie

Organization: Ponimanie
Project: Barnahus in Belarus – child-friendly investigation
Location: Minsk, Belarus
Target Group: Children who are victims of abuse and exploitation, children in alternative care

Ponimanie provides children victims of sexual abuse with a wide range of services and expertise concerning child abuse cases.