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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: firstname.lastname@example.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: email@example.com 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: firstname.lastname@example.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: email@example.com Verified: 8/1/2012
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