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Center for Child and Family Policy – Duke University

http://www.childandfamilypolicy.duke.edu/index.php

The Center is working to solve problems facing children in contemporary society by bringing together scholars from many disciplines with policy makers and practitioners to improve the lives of children and families. 

Center for the Improvement of Child Caring

http://www.ciccparenting.org/

The Center for the Improvement of Child Caring (CICC) is one of America 's largest and most influential parenting and parenting education organizations. It is a private, non-profit community service, training and research corporation, and a major supporter and participant in a nationwide Effective Parenting Movement to improve the overall quality of child rearing and child caring in the United States . 

Child Trends

http://www.childtrends.org/

Child Trends is a nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to improving the lives of children. It conducts research and provides science-based information to improve the decisions, programs, and policies that affect children and their families.

Children and Family Services Association-North Carolina

http://www.cfsa-nc.org/

The Children and Family Service Association-North Carolina (CFSA-NC) is a statewide association of agencies providing a comprehensive continuum of care and treatment to children and their families. CFSA-NC represents member agencies in North Carolina by encouraging best practice quality programs for children and families and advocating for the services children and families need.

Gang Resistance Education and Training (G.R.E.A.T)

http://www.great-online.org/

The G.R.E.A.T. Program is aschool-based, law enforcement officer-instructed classroom curriculum. With prevention as its primary objective, the program is intended as an immunization against delinquency, youth violence, and gang membership.

Helping America’s Youth

http://www.helpingamericasyouth.org/

Helping America's Youth is a nationwide effort to raise awareness about the challenges facing our youth, particularly at-risk boys, and to motivate caring adults to connect with youth in three key areas: family, school, and community.

National Center for Children in Poverty

http://nccp.org/

The National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP) is the nation’s leading public policy center dedicated to promoting the economic security, health, and well-being of America ’s low-income families and children. NCCP uses research to inform policy and practice with the goal of ensuring positve outcomes for the next generation. We promote family-oriented solutions at the state and national levels.

Youth Communication

http://www.youthcomm.org/

Youth Communication helps teenagers develop their skills in reading, writing, thinking, and reflection, so they can acquire the information they need to make thoughtful choices about their lives. It accomplishes those goals by:

  • Training teens in journalism and related skills.
  • Publishing magazines, books and other materials written and illustrated by young people.
  • Encouraging teens and the adults who work with them to use our publications to stimulate reading, writing, discussion, and reflection.

Youthhood

http://www.youthhood.org/

This website is for children and youth and their parents. It is introduced as: "Hello! Hey, we're glad you made it. This site is a place for you, your friends, and other teens. It's a welcoming community for all youth and a place where all youth belong. We want you to be here. This is your place, your space."