Supporters of the Protect Our Kids Act

Current List of Supporters


American Academy of Pediatrics

A Child Is Missing, Inc.

American Psychological Association

Alliance for Children and Families

American Professional Society for the Abuse of Children

Benedictine Sisters

Catholic Health Initiatives

Center for Public Policy Priorities

Children’s Advocacy Institute

Children Without A Voice USA

Child Welfare League of America (CWLA)

Coalition on Human Needs

Community Action Partnership

Council for Opportunity in Education

Every Child Matters Education Fund

First Focus

First Star

Franciscan Action Network

National Alliance of Children’s Trust and Prevention Funds

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

National Center for the Review and Prevention of Child Deaths

National Child Protection Training Center

National Child Abuse Coalition

National Children’s Alliance

National Coalition to End Child Abuse Deaths

National Collaboration for Youth

Orthodox Catholic Church

Parents and Teachers Against Violence in Education

Prevent Child Abuse America

Sisters of Presentation

Sisters of Mercy of the Americas

Stop It Now!

United Methodist Women

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom

World Knowledge Bank

State & Local


Alabama Network of Children’s Advocacy Centers


Arizona Child and Family Advocacy Network

Children’s Action Alliance, Arizona

Child and Family Resources, Inc, Arizona

Southwest Human Development

The Fitch Center


California Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

Children’s Hope Foster Family Agency

Child Trauma Research Program, University of California San Francisco

Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County

Cope Family Center

First 5 Fresno County

Glenn County Office of Education

International Institute of LA

Los Angles County Commission for Women

Mending Wheel

Sisters of Mercy, of California

St. Charles Borromeo Church

School of the Americas, LA

St Cyprian’s Justice & Peace Ministry

The Resource Connection

UC San Diego Department of Pediatrics


Colorado Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

Colorado Children’s Alliance

Girls Inc of Metro Denver

Tennyson Center for Children at Colorado Christian Home


Connecticut Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

Together We Shine


Delaware Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

Ministry of Caring


Farmworkers Association of Florida

Abused Women Ministries, Inc.

Florida Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers


Charms After Charm School

Children’s Advocacy Centers of Georgia

Georgia Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

Georgia Health Sciences University

Prevent Child Abuse Augusta

Prevent Child Abuse Rockdale

Prevent Child Abuse Georgia


Idaho Head Start Association


Children’s Advocacy Centers of Illinois

Alternatives for Older Adults

Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago

Community Action Partnership of Lake County, Illinois

Illinois Chapter, NASW

St. Mark Lutheran Church

St. Germaine Social Justice Team


CASA for Kids Fund

Church Women United

Indiana Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

Lafayette Urban Ministry

Marion County Commission on Youth

Way House Inc., Indiana


Bio Logistics, LLC

Heartland Senior Services

Iowa Coalition 4 Juvenile Justice

Iowa Chapter of Children’s Advocacy Centers

Presentation Sisters of Iowa

Sister Lucy Frein

South Central Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO

Tri-County Child and Family Development Center

United Way of East Central Iowa

Waterloo Four Oaks


LaSalle Community Action, Louisiana

Louisiana Housing Alliance


Children’s Alliance of Kentucky

Kansas Children’s Service League

Kids Corner Accredited Family Child Care


Kentucky Youth Advocates

Kentucky Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Congregational Leadership


Maine Children’s Trust



Maryland Children’s Alliance

Maryland Chapter: Academy of Pediatrics


Maryland State Child Fatality Review Team


Trinity Boston Counseling Center

Massachusetts Children’s Alliance

Massachusetts Citizens for Children

Massachusetts Chapter of National Association on Social Workers


American Legion #32

Child Abuse and Neglect Council

Lutheran Church of the Lakes

St. Christine Christian Services

Sisters of Mercy, Michigan

Michigan Chapter of the National Children’s Alliance


Mississippi Coalition for Citizens with Disabilities


Church of St. Andrew

Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches

Leadership Team of Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls, MN

Litchfield Early Childhood Programs

Minnesota Children’s Alliance

Passage For Children

Unitarian Universalist Church of Minnetonka

Willow Lane Early Childhood Center


Child Care Aware of Missouri

Garrett LCSW & Consulting LLC

Lutheran Family & Children’s Services of Missouri

Missouri Chapter of the National Association Of Social Workers

New Direction Counseling

Odessa Middle School

Our House

Rufle Counseling and Assessments, LLC

St. Francis Hospital

St. Louis Council on Child Abuse and Neglect (CoCAN)

St. Louis Crisis Nursery

Student Social Work Association of the University of St Louis, Missouri

Teen Pregnancy and Prevention Partnership


Sisters of Mercy West Midwest Justice Team, Nebraska

New Hampshire




America Votes

American Cancer Society

American Friends Service

Association for Retired Americans

Boys and Girls Club of Manchester

Boys and Girls Club of Nashua

Boys and Girls Club of Salem


Casey Family Services

Child and Family Services of NH

Children’s Alliance of NH  (Voices)

Early Learning NH

Families First

Families in Transition

Foundation for Healthy Communities

Granite State Organizing Project

Granite State Priorities

Head Start – Belknap-Merrimack

Head Start Strafford County

Head Start – Southern NH Serviceq

Lakes Region Community Services

League of Women Voters

Lutheran Social Services


NH Alliance for Immigrants and Refugees

NH Association for the Education of Young Children (AEYC)

NH Association of School Principals

NH Association of School Psychologists

NH Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies

NH Children’s Trust/ PCA NH

NH Citizens Alliance

NH Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence

NH Community Loan Fund

NH Disability Council

NH Family Voices

NH Healthy Kids (SCHIP)

NH Legal Assistance

NH Municipal Welfare Directors


NH Nurses Association

NH Oral Health Coalition

NH Pediatric Society

NH Technical College – Concord – Early Childhood Program

NH Voices for Health

Parent Information Center

Planned Parenthood of Northern New England

Plymouth State University – Early Childhood Program

University of NH – Education Program

University of NH – Family Studies Program

University of NH – Public Policy Program


New Jersey

Caring for Kids Inc

Challenge Programs of New Jersey

Children’s Alliance of New Jersey

For Love of Children

New Jersey Chapter, National Association of Social Workers

Rutger University, School of Social Work

SisterHood Inc

Wayside Community Church

New York

Children’s Study Center for Research and Public Policy, Brooklyn College

 Clark County Foster & Adoptive Parent Assoc.

Dystonia Support Group

Harlem Children’s Zone

Hopps Memorial CME Church

Heureuse Community Center, Inc., New York

Independent Living, Inc, New York

Long Island Care

Middle Collegiate Church

Rockland Children’s Advocacy Network, New York

Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, New York

New York State Children’s Alliance, Inc.

New York State Chapter: NASW

St. John’s Outreach

YWCA of the Greater Capital Region, Inc.


Nevada Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

North Carolina

Action for Children of North Carolina

Children’s Advocacy Centers of North Carolina

Goldsboro Pediatrics, PA

North Carolina Chapter, NASW


Children’s Advocacy Centers of Oklahoma, Inc

Growing In Family Training


Catholic Social Services

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Franciscan Sister of the Poor of Ohio

Lowery Training Associates

Ohio Network of Children’s Advocacy Centers

Starting Point


Dahl Natural LLC

Fostering Hope


A Woman’s Place

Advocacy for Justice and Peace Committee of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia

Benedum Foundation

Children’s Advocacy Centers & Multidisciplinary Teams of PA

Family Connection of Easton

Penn State Hersey Children’s Hospital

Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

Servants of the Immaculate Heart

Temple University, PA

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom

Rhode Island

Woonsocket Head Start Child Development Association, Inc.

South Carolina

Appleseed Legal Justice Center

Child Abuse Prevention Association

Prevent Child Abuse, Pickens County

Richlan County Court Appointed Special Advocates

Richlin County Foster Care Review Board

Richlin County Citizens Review Board


Eagles Passage Therapeutic Farm

Northwest Court Appointed Special Advocates

Sisters of Mercy of Tennessee

Tennessee Chapter of Children’s Advocacy Centers

Tennessee Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

Youth Villages, Inc


Texas Association for the Protection of Children (TexProtects)

Children At Risk

Child Crisis Center of El Paso

Child Welfare Board

Eastland County Child Welfare Board

Education Equals Making Community Connections

Good Neighborhood Settlement House InC.

Gulf Bend Center

Harold Simmons Foundation

Hidalgo County Child Welfare Board

Hays County Child Protective Board


Mason Child Welfare Board

Peaceful Yoga

St. Peter-St. Joseph Children’s Home

St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church

Tallent Family Counseling

Tarrant County Child Protective Services Board

Texas Council of Child Welfare Boards


Prevent Child Abuse Vermont


Prevent Child Abuse Virginia

Prevent Child Abuse Hampton Roads

Potomac Center

Project Community, Inc. Virginia

Christian Church Disciples Of Christ

West Virginia

Benedum Foundation

KVC Behavioral Health

National Association of Social Workers, West Virginia Chapter

West Virginia Child Advocacy Network


Full Circle Parenting

Washington State Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers


Children’s Advocacy Center of Wyoming

Jewish Family Services

Lad Lake Inc

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