Community and National Child Abuse Resources

Community and National Child Abuse Resources2018-10-03T13:58:53+00:00
A listing of advocacy and educational organizations, resources, and tools:

Local and State Resources

Archdiocese of Louisville Family Ministries Office – Counseling Referral Services and Victim Assistance Coordinator
(502) 636-1044
Provides referrals to individual, marital and family counseling services with fees on a sliding scale.
Victim Assistance Coordinator (Martine Siegel, R.N.): provides services and assistance to those who report they have been abused by a Church employee.
Safe Environment Coordinator (Scott Fitzgerald): Coordinates safe environment programming for parishes, schools, and agencies of the Archdiocese.

The Caring Place
(800) 692-9300
Center for abused women and children
Serves Marion, Nelson, Taylor and Washington counties

The Center for Women and Families
(844) 237-2331 Toll Free Crisis Line
(502) 581-7222 Crisis Hotline Louisville
(502) 581-7200 Business Line
Offers services to all survivors of intimate partner abuse or sexual violence.
Serves Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer, and Trimble counties of Kentucky.

Centerstone KY (Formerly Seven Counties Services)
(502) 589-1100
Provides treatment and counseling for victims and offenders and Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer, and Trimble counties of Kentucky.

Face It Abuse
(502) 895-8167
Face It directly addresses the  unacceptable incidences of child abuse and neglect in Kentucky with the promotion of best practices in child abuse prevention and intervention, engaging the community, and advocating for effective policies to improve the child welfare system.

Family and Children’s Place
(502) 893-3900
Provides broad-based family counseling programs serving child and adult victims of violence and families in which a child has been sexually abused by an adult family member or adolescent.

Kentucky One Health: Our Lady of Peace
(502) 451-3330
Provides treatment and counseling for victims and offenders.

Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky on KET Connections Show
Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky discusses child-abuse statistics in the state and what can be done to prevent abuse.

(270) 234-9236
Silverleaf Sexual Trauma Recovery Services is dedicated to reducing the trauma experienced by victims of sexual abuse and sexual assault. It functions uniquely as a Children’s Advocacy Center and a Rape Crisis Center, serving all eight counties of the Lincoln Trail Area Development District: Breckinridge, Grayson, Hardin, Larue, Marion, Meade, Nelson and Washington counties..

National Resources

Childhelp® is a leading national non-profit organization dedicated to helping victims of child abuse and neglect. Childhelp’s approach focuses on prevention, intervention and treatment.

Child Lures Prevention
This website offers free downloads of educational material as well as information on purchasing materials for the prevention of sexual abuse and to teach Internet safety.

Keeping Kids Safe
Tips for kids and parents on preventing abuse.

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
1-800-THE LOST (1-800-843-5678)
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, (NCMEC), serves as the nation’s resource on the issues of missing and sexually exploited children.

National Child Abuse Hotline
1-800-4 A CHILD (1-800-422-4453)
The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline is dedicated to the prevention of child abuse. Serving the United States, its territories, and Canada, the Hotline is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with professional crisis counselors who, through interpreters, can provide assistance in 170 languages.

Prevent Child Abuse America
Assorted child abuse prevention tips lists for parents from Prevent Child Abuse America.

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network
1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)
The nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization.

Speak Up Be Safe
Childhelp’s “Speak Up Be Safe” provides instruction to children on personal safety in 1st through 6th grade.

Toll-Free 1-888-PREVENT (1-888-773-8368) A national organization working to prevent child sexual abuse by using public information and raising awareness.

Breaking the silence the surround child sexual abuse.  Includes national resources to provide support services to victims and their families.

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Child Safety Links
A variety of helpful links and resources about child abuse and protection for parents, educators, and others who work with children.

Yello Dyno
Free online videos and other informative resources to keep kids safe.



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