Arizona Specific:

Adult Protective Services (APS) - https://des.az.gov/services/aging-and-adult/arizona-adult-protective-services-aps

Arizona Mandatory Reporting Law ARS 13-3260 AZ Revised Statutes - http://www.azleg.state.az.us/ars/13/03620.htm

Department of Child Safety - https://dcs.az.gov/services/suspect-abuse-report-it-now

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops:

Office of Child and Youth Protection at the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops - http://www.usccb.org/ocyp/

Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People/Norms for dealing with abuse by Priests or Deacons - http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/child-and-youth-protection/upload/Charter-for-the-Protection-of-Children-and-Young-People-revised-2011.pdf

Spanish version of Child and Youth Protection Brochure:  http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/child-and-youth-protection/resources/upload/CYP-Brochure-Spanish.pdf

Prayer for healing Victims of Abuse - http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/child-and-youth-protection/resources/upload/prayer-for-healing-victims-of-abuse-prayer-card-english.pdf

General Prevention/Education:

"Take 25"  resources from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (CMEC).  This resource includes 25 tips for safety.  

American Psychological Association Definition and Resources about Child Abuse - http://www.apa.org/pubs/info/brochures/sex-abuse.aspx

     Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline

The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800- 422-4453) 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 over 170 languages. The Hotline offers crisis intervention, information, literature, and referrals to thousands of emergency, social service, and support resources. All calls are confidential.

Cybertipline - National Center for Missing and Exploited Children - www.cybertipline.com

Stop It Now - http://stopitnow.org/

Stop It Now!  prevents child sexual abuse by giving adults, families and communities the tools they need to take action and protect children, especially before they are harmed.

 

Internet Safety:

Online Chat Abbreviations.  Attached is a list of abbreviations used when texting.  Take a look!  View Abbreviations

How to stop ISPs, advertisers, and hackers gathering information about your child - https://privacy.net/stop-isps-tracking-your-child/

Protecting Children’s Privacy Online – A Guide for Parents, Carers and Educators - https://www.comparitech.com/blog/vpn-privacy/protecting-childrens-privacy/

Parents' Guide to Blogging Safety - https://blogging.com/parents-blogging-safety/

Internet Safety Tips:  A Comprehensive Resource -http://complianceandsafety.com/safety-tips/internet-safety-tips.php

Common Sense Media - https://www.commonsensemedia.org/privacy-and-internet-safety

Information for Parents:

The Concerned Parent's Toolbox - 120 Tools and Tricks to Protect Your Kids  120 Tools and Tricks to Protect Your Kids
This site is excellent for identifying various ways to educate parents about internet safety.  There are links that educate parents on what risky behavior looks like and how to prevent it.  Included are links to educational sites for kids that cover a wide-range of educational tools designed to teach children about internet safety and marketing scams.

       Tips for Parents: The Truth About Club Drugs  Scams and Safety

Consumer Health and Safety - Consumer Health and Safety:  strives to make information about recalls and safety-related news about drugs, medical devices, food, and consumer products accessible to everyone in a transparent, easily understandable way. 

 Parents' Guide to Internet Safety - http://www.fbi.gov/stats-services/publications/parent-guide

FBI Youth Site: Grades 6th through 12th:  https://www.fbi.gov/cve508/teen-website

     Catholic Mutual  video on how to talk to your kids about pornography:  Keep Your Kids Safe Online

       Internet Safety.  A Comprehensive Computer Safety and Security Guide.  

Resources provided on this site include:  Computer Fraud, Cyber Bullying, Harassment & Online Predators, Social Media, Privacy & Password Security, Internet Hoaxes, Viruses and Worms, Spyware, Adware, and Key Loggers, Phishing and Hijacking, Spam, and Safe Browsing.

Human Trafficking

Arizona Human TraffickingCouncil

Arizona Human Trafficking Council 2016 Annual Report

Trust AZ Resources on Human Trafficking

Behavioral Health Referral List

Behavioral Health Referral List by Location

 

 
 

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