Child Abuse Prevention

Programs, often offered in the schools or in other community settings, that attempt to protect children from physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse or exploitation through a variety of educational interventions which may focus on children of various ages, parents, people who work with children and/or the community at large. (AIRS FN-1500.1900-150)

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NV

Carson City, NV

1539 East Fith Street
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: 775-882-6776
Organization Name: CASA - Court Appointed Special Advocates - Carson City
Address: 1539 East Fith Street
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: 775-882-6776
Services Provided: The mission of the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program is to support and promote court-appointed volunteer advocacy for abused and neglected children so that they can thrive in safe, permanent homes. In Nevada there are nine CASA programs operated independently, utilizing different models. Areas served include Carson, Churchill, Clark, Douglas, Humboldt, Lyon, Nye, Washoe, and White Pine Counties.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 2/21/2019
Organization Name: Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS)-Northern and Rural Regions
Address: 4126 Technology Way
3rd Floor
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-684-4400
Toll Free Phone: 800-992-5757
Fax: 775-684-4455
Services Provided: DCFS provides support and services to assist Nevada's children and families in reaching their full human potential. DCFS offer the following programs: Child Welfare Services, Children’s Mental Health, Juvenile Justice Services, Systems Advocate, Information Management Services (IMS), and scholarship information. Statewide Services.
Other Service Categories: Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Prevention Services.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
3476 Executive Pointe Way
Unit 10
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-884-0392
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Address: 3476 Executive Pointe Way
Unit 10
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-884-0392
Fax: 775-884-0274
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Email: info@nphf.org
Eligibility: Available to youth, parents, mandatory reporters, and other professionals throughout Nevada.
Services Provided: The Statutory Rape Prevention Project is designed to inform students, mandatory reporters and other community members about Nevada’s statutory rape laws, the legal consequences of a statutory rape conviction, and the impact statutory rape has on its victims. The presentation for mandatory reporters also covers the legal responsibilities of mandatory reporters. The presentation utilizes a lecture format, interactive activities and can be tailored to fit a time frame from 50 minutes to 2 hours. If you would like to schedule a class or have any questions, please contact us by phone or via email.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
5500 Snyder Avenue
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: 888-268-8463
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Organization Name: Nevada Department of Corrections
Address: 5500 Snyder Avenue
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: 888-268-8463
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Eligibility: Any individual wishing to find out information concerning the custody status change of an offender.
Services Provided: VINE provides automated notifications regarding the custody status of an offender. Department of Corrections utilizes this for victims of crime.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/19/2018

Henderson, NV

Address: 522 East Lake Mead Boulevard
Suite 4
Henderson, NV 89015
Phone: 702-455-4270
Fax: 702-455-7918
Services Provided: Social Services
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019

Incline Village, NV

Organization Name: Crisis Intervention Services
Address: 948 Incline Way
Suite 222
Incline Village, NV 89451
Phone: 775-298-0010
Fax: 775-298-0011
Email: safe@tahoesafealliance.org
Eligibility: Children who have experienced or witnessed abuse.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides individual counseling, support groups, education and case management for children who have experienced or witnessed abuse.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019

Las Vegas, NV

601 North Pecos Road
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-455-4306
Organization Name: CASA - Court Appointed Special Advocates - Las Vegas
Address: 601 North Pecos Road
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-455-4306
Services Provided: The mission of the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program is to support and promote court-appointed volunteer advocacy for abused and neglected children so that they can thrive in safe, permanent homes. In Nevada there are nine CASA programs operated independently, utilizing different models. Areas served include Carson, Churchill, Clark, Douglas, Humboldt, Lyon, Nye, Washoe, and White Pine Counties.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
801 South Rancho Drive
Suite C3
Las Vegas, NV 89106
Phone: 702-385-2153
Organization Name: Rape Crisis Center
Address: 801 South Rancho Drive
Suite C3
Las Vegas, NV 89106
Phone: 702-385-2153
Fax: 702-385-7659
Email: christina@rcclv.org
Eligibility: There must be a group of at least 10 or more individuals.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides presentations to provide education for parents and community members to understand the prevalence and impact of child sexual abuse, and gain an understanding of how to prevent child sexual abuse. Training is provided to groups of 15 or larger and will be provided in a venue of choice to the group.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
Organization Name: Division of Child & Family Services (DCFS) – Southern Region
Address: 6171 West Charleston Blvd #8
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Toll Free Phone: 800-992-5757
Fax: 775-684-4455
Services Provided: DCFS provides support and services to assist Nevada's children and families in reaching their full human potential. DCFS offers the following programs: Child Welfare Services, Children’s Mental Health, Juvenile Justice Services, Systems Advocate, Information Management Services (IMS), and scholarship information. Statewide Services.
Other Service Categories: Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Prevention Services.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
6375 West Charleston Boulevard
Building L
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-458-7009
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Organization Name: Nevada Child Seekers
Address: 6375 West Charleston Boulevard
Building L
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-458-7009
Fax: 702-445-6856
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Email: margarita@nevadachildseekers.org
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides books, brochures, and tips on various subjects related to keeping children safe from abduction, exploitation, and abuse.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/30/2018
6375 West Charleston Boulevard
Building L
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-458-7009
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Organization Name: Nevada Child Seekers
Address: 6375 West Charleston Boulevard
Building L
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-458-7009
Fax: 702-445-6856
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Services Provided: Offers human trafficking awareness presentations to the community. Attendees will learn the indicators of human trafficking to help identify trafficking victims. Human trafficking awareness training is available fro individuals, businesses, first responders, law enforcement, educators, and federal employees.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/25/2018
6375 West Charleston Boulevard
Building L
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-458-7009
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Organization Name: Nevada Child Seekers
Address: 6375 West Charleston Boulevard
Building L
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-458-7009
Fax: 702-445-6856
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Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers human trafficking awareness presentations to the community. Attendees will learn the indicators of human trafficking to help identify trafficking victims. Human trafficking awareness training is available fro individuals, businesses, first responders, law enforcement, educators, and federal employees.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019

Minden, NV

1038 Buckeye Road
Minden, NV 89423
Phone: 775-782-6247
Address: 1038 Buckeye Road
Minden, NV 89423
Phone: 775-782-6247
Fax: 775-782-6256
Services Provided: Volunteer Advocacy for Abused and Neglected Children
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 2/21/2019

North Las Vegas, NV

6935 Aliante Parkway
North Las Vegas, NV 89084
Phone: 702-642-7070
Organization Name: Boys Town Nevada
Address: 6935 Aliante Parkway
North Las Vegas, NV 89084
Phone: 702-642-7070
Fax: 702-870-3775
Email: nvreferral@boystown.org
Services Provided: Provides intervention and prevention programs for at-risk families to prevent child-abuse and neglect.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Pahrump, NV

1780 East Basin
Suite 2
Pahrump, NV 89060
Phone: 775-727-8497
Address: 1780 East Basin
Suite 2
Pahrump, NV 89060
Phone: 775-727-8497
Fax: 775-727-7072
Services Provided: Child Protective Services, Foster Care
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 2/25/2019

Reno, NV

122 Ridge Street
Suite B
Reno, NV 89501
Organization Name: Child Assault Prevention Program
Address: 122 Ridge Street
Suite B
Reno, NV 89501
Services Provided: CAP conducts workshops for adults that teach how to keep children safe from assault and abuse.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 2/21/2019
122 Ridge Street
Suite B
Reno, NV 89501
Organization Name: Child Assult Prevention Program
Address: 122 Ridge Street
Suite B
Reno, NV 89501
Services Provided: CAP conducts workshops for adults that teach how to keep children safe from assault and abuse.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 2/21/2019
122 Ridge Street
Reno, NV 89501
Phone: 775-348-0600
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Organization Name: Child Assault Prevention Project of Washoe County
Address: 122 Ridge Street
Reno, NV 89501
Phone: 775-348-0600
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Email: admin@childassaultprevention.org
Eligibility: Elementary age children in Northern Nevada.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides an interactive, skills based workshop that teaches children how to deal with potentially abusive and dangerous situations they may encounter with bullies, cyber bullying, strangers, predators on the internet and in-person for known or unknown people.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/26/2018
350 South Center Street
Reno, NV 89501
Phone: 775-785-8600
Address: 350 South Center Street
Reno, NV 89501
Phone: 775-785-8600
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Takes reports and investigates suspected abuse or neglect of children in Washoe County.  Provides information on services offered by the Washoe County Human Services Agency.  
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/14/2019

Nationwide

1433 N 1075 West, Suite 110
Farmilngton, UT 84025
Phone: 801-447-9360
Address: 1433 N 1075 West, Suite 110
Farmilngton, UT 84025
Phone: 801-447-9360
Fax: 801-447-9364
Email: mail@dontshake.org
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: A nonprofit 501(c)3 public charity with a mission to “Prevent shaken baby syndrome and promote the well-being of infants generally through the development and implementation of programs, policy and research; and to support and educate families, caregivers and professionals.”
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 11/13/2018
5600 Fishers Lane, Parklawn Building, Room 17C-26
Rockville, MD 20857
Organization Name: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Address: 5600 Fishers Lane, Parklawn Building, Room 17C-26
Rockville, MD 20857
Services Provided: Website-based resources for parents and caregivers who play an essential role in helping children and teenagers recover from traumatic events.
Provider Profiles: Internet-based resource
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 4/18/2019
Address:
Phone: 888-373-7888
Text: 233733
TDD: 771
Email: nhtrc@polarisproject.org
Eligibility: Victims of human trafficking and their friends and families.
Services Provided: Provides a 24/7 reporting hotline, information, and confidential referral to social and legal services for victims and survivors of human trafficking.
Provider Profiles: US Department of Health and Human Services and non-government sources
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019
9 New Venture Drive Unit 4
South Dennis, MA 02660
Phone: 508-760-2080
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Address: 9 New Venture Drive Unit 4
South Dennis, MA 02660
Phone: 508-760-2080
Toll Free Phone: 888-482-1118
Fax: 508-760-2089
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Email: radkids@radkids.org
Eligibility: Elementary age children can participate in a radKIDS program if there is a program in their area. Women and Men’s classes are for ages 12 and up.
Services Provided: RadKIDS teaches and trains children with skills that help them recognize, avoid, resist, and if necessary escape violence or harm in their lives. Instructors at many elementary schools and local police officers are trained by the national organization radKIDS to teach classes on these skills.
Provider Profiles: Partner with Elizabeth Smart Foundation
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/17/2019