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The mission of CAPA is to prevent and treat all forms of child abuse by creating changes in individuals, families and society which strengthen relationships and promote healing. Counseling and support services in Independence. Visit Abuse.
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An interfaith organization that offers resources, workshops, and advocacy that promotes a more just and peaceful society. Visit Anger in Our Teens & in Ourselves.
Working for the personal success of children with Tourette Syndrome through programs and services that address the needs of families, friends, and professionals. Visit Tourette Syndrome.
Volunteer organization that benefits the learning disabled in Missouri. Visit Learning Disabilities.
Organization to Counter Sexual Assault
Social service agency serving victims of sexual assault and child sexual abuse in the greater Kansas City area through prevention, education, intervention, treatment, and advocacy. Visit Abuse: Sexual.
safe and orderly schools by providing assistance in the identification
of resources and by facilitating networking of schools across
Educates the Missouri public about their rights as health care consumers and defends these rights whenever threatened from any source. Visit Family Health.
Grassroots organization of community-based programs providing services to battered women and their children. Visit Abuse: Physical.
Provides resources to individuals and organizations working to end sexual violence. Visit Abuse: Teen Dating Violence.
Protects the rights of individuals with disabilities by providing advocacy and legal services. Visit Special Education.
A network of people whose mission is to help Missouri's parents provide safe, healthy and nurturing environments for their children. Visit Parenting Teens.
Assists in the location and recovery of missing or abducted children. Visit Runaways and Missing Children.
Self-help organization composed of those who were sexually abused by spiritual leaders -- priests, brothers, nuns, ministers, elders, teachers, etc. Visit Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Education, information and support to families and professionals to promote and facilitate healthy bonding and attachment in adoptive and foster care infants, young children, and adolescents. Visit Attachment and Attachment Disorders.
Promotes non-violence through education, programming and collaboration. Programs include Kindness Education, Bullying Prevention, and Inmate Rehabilitation. Visit Bullying - What Parents and Teachers Should Know.
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