CASA of Arizona

Helpful Links
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Helpful Links

Listed below are links to websites of organizations that are aligned with child advocacy and issues that may be helpful to you. Place your cursor over the link for a description of the source. Click on the link to proceed to the website.

CASA Volunteer Work
Compassion Fatigue Awareness Project (CFAP)
National Court Appointed Special Advocate Association
Self Care Quiz
Child Development
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Association for Treatment and Training in the Attachment of Children (ATTACh)
Attachment Disorder.net
Child Development Institute
National Scientific Council on the Developing Child
New Directions Institute for Infant Brain Development
Zero to Three
Child Protection and the Legal System
A Family's Guide to the Child Welfare System
American Bar Association Center on Children & the Law
Arizona Child Protective Services (CPS)
Dependency Handbook for Parents
Fostering Connections Resource Center
Laws Affecting Dependency
National Center for Youth Law (NCYL)
National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ)
National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA)
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Tribal Court Clearinghouse
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
U.S. Department of Justice Office of Tribal Justice
Child Well-Being
Administration for Children & Families (ACF) - Children's Bureau
American Humane Association
American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC)
Center on Child Abuse & Neglect (CCAN)
Child Abuse Prevention Network
Child Welfare Information Gateway
Child Welfare League of America (CWLA)
Children Now
Kempe Center
National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP)
National Children's Advocacy Center
Native American Children's Alliance (NACA)
National Children's Alliance (NCA)
Prevent Child Abuse (PCA) America
Communication
Association for Conflict Resolution
The Center for Nonviolent Communication (CNVC)
Conflict Resolution Info
Cultural Competence
Center for Effective Collaboration & Practice
Class Matters
African American Culture
NativeWeb
Culture Resources: Middle Eastern American
Asian-Nation
Deaf Linx
National CASA Annotated Bibliography: Resources for Working with LGBTQ Youth & Families in the Foster Care System
Center for Immigration Studies
Association of Multi-Ethnic Americans (AMEA)
Opening Doors Project: Improving the Legal System's Approach to LGBTQ Youth in Foster Care
Disability
The ARC
Center for Children with Special Needs
Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund
Domestic Violence
Future Without Violence
The Greenbook Initiative
MedlinePlus
The Minnesota Center Against Violence & Abuse (MINCAVA)
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV)
National Domestic Violence Hotline
National Latino Alliance for the Elimination of Domestic Violence (Alianza)
Violence Against Women Online Resources
Education
American Bar Association Legal Center for Foster Care & Education
Arizona Department of Education
Learning Disability OnLine
National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty (NLCHP)
National Resource Center for Family-Centered Practice & Permanency Planning (NRCFCPPP)
New Horizons for Learning
Parent Information Network Specialists (PINS)
Foster Care and Adoption
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation
Foster Care Alumni of America
Foster Club
Medical
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
MedTerms Medical Dictionary
Mental Health
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Autism Society of America
Child Trauma Academy
Children & Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD
Indian Country Child Trauma Center (ICCTC)
Internet Mental Health
Mental Health America of Arizona (MHAAZ)
National Alliance on Mental Illness
National Child Traumatic Stress Network
The Barr-Harris Children's Grief Center
The National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Trauma Information Pages
Miscellaneous
National Poverty Center (NPC)
US Census Bureau
Older Youth
AZ Foster Youth 411
Substance Abuse
Addiction Links Page (Directory)
Addiction Treatment Center
Drugstory.org
National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA)
National Center on Addiction & Substance Abuse
National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children
National Center on Substance Abuse & Child Welfare (NCSACW)
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS)
Prevention Online
Recovery Connection
SAMHSA Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Center for Excellence (FASD Center)
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration