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Shaken Baby Alliance

National. Founded 1998. Promotes public awareness, education, victim and family support. Offers networking, victim advocacy and literature. Provides assistance in starting groups. Provides case consultation services to professionals involved in diagnosing, investigating and prosecuting physical child abuse. Online listserv.
Write:
The Shaken Baby Alliance
8551 Boat Club Rd., Ste 105
Ft. Worth, TX 76179-3674
Voice: 817-882-8686
Fax: 817-882-8687
Website: http://www.shakenbaby.org
E-mail: info@shakenbaby.org
Verified: 8/14/2012

The Morris Center's Adult Survivors of Child Abuse

International. 29 affiliated groups. Founded 1993. Mutual support for adult survivors of physical, sexual and/or emotional child abuse or neglect. Encourages victims to become survivors, then thrivers. Online support group meetings, phone meetings, monthly newsletter, group starter manual and general information. Offers assistance in starting groups.
Write:
ASCA
The Morris Center, PO Box 14477
San Francisco, CA 94114
Voice: 415-937-1854
Website: http://www.ascasupport.org
E-mail: info@ascasupport.org
Verified: 7/25/2012

1 in 6

Online. Providing courage, hope and strength to men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood. Helps abuse survivors to live healthier and happier lives. Provides resources for men and those who care about them.
Write:
1in6
P.O. Box 222033
Santa Clarita, CA 91332
Website: http://www.1in6.org
E-mail: info@1in6.org
Verified: 4/10/2012

The Lamplighter Movement

International. 92 chapters in 14 countries. Provides for individuals who are recovering from any kind of sexual abuse, incest, child sexual abuse, rape, domestic violence and sexual assault. Help in starting new local support groups called chapters. To find an existing group in ones area click on 'Chapter Locations'. For starting new groups click on 'Start a Group in Your Area' (both on the Navigation section on the upper left).
Website: http://www.thelamplighters.org
E-mail: margie@thelamplighters.org
Verified: 8/1/2012

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