Links and Resources

Children's Advocacy Centers of Texas
The mission of Children's Advocacy Centers of Texas is to restore the lives of abused children by supporting local Children's Advocacy Centers in partnership with communities and agencies investigating and prosecuting child abuse.

National Children's Alliance
National Children's Alliance is a nationwide not-for-profit membership organization whose mission is to promote and support communities in providing a coordinated investigation and comprehensive response to victims of severe child abuse.

ShakenBaby.org
Shaken baby syndrome is a serious brain injury which occurs when a frustrated caregiver shakes a child, usually to stop them from crying. It is considered a serious form of child abuse.

Info on Child Fatality Review Teams
CFRTs are multidisciplinary, multiagency working groups that review child deaths on a local level from a public health perspective. By reviewing circumstances surrounding child deaths, teams identify prevention strategies that will decrease the incidence of preventable child deaths.

Texas Sex Offender Search Page
The Sex Offender Registry includes Public Sex Offender Registration information submitted to DPS by local law enforcement agencies.

Darkness to Light
Provides programs to raise awareness of the prevalence and consequences of child sexual abuse by educating adults about the steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse.

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Our Nation's resource Center for child protection.

Families in Crisis
Provides safe refuge and services to those who are experiencing violence and abuse.

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
Supports and promotes court appointed volunteer advocacy for abused and neglected children so that they can thrive in safe, permanent homes.

Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA)
BACA exists with the intent to create a safer environment for abused children. They exist as a body of Bikers to empower children to not feel afraid of the world in which they live.

Legal Assistance
To promote equal access to justice in our Nation and to provide high quality assistance to low-income persons.

Sex Offender Registry
Free national US search for registered sex offenders.

Netsmartz
An internet, safety-education resource for children (5-17), parents, guardians, educators, and law enforcement.

CyberTipline
Report incidences of child sexual exploitation.