The Alliance is an association representing private, nonprofit child and family service organizations. Its members provide an array of services ranging from residential care to domestic abuse prevention and intervention.
The Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) is a non-profit child advocacy organization that has worked relentlessly for more than 40 years to ensure a level playing field for all children. CDF champions policies and programs that lift children out of poverty; protect them from abuse and neglect; and ensure their access to health care, quality education and a moral and spiritual foundation.
The National Network for Youth is working to create a system of agencies, people and resources to champion the needs of homeless and runaway youth, to ensure that opportunities for growth and development be available to youth everywhere.
The Children’s Health Fund is committed to providing health care to the nation’s most medically underserved children through the development and support of innovative primary care medical programs; response to public health crises; and the promotion of guaranteed access to appropriate health care for all children.
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) is a coalition of treatment centers from all over the country. The purpose of the NCTSN is to improve the quality, effectiveness, provision and availability of therapeutic services delivered to all children and adolescents experiencing traumatic events.
The Center on Addiction and the Family is a unit of Phoenix House focused specifically on the overlap of family issues with addiction, treatment and recovery. COAF’s mission is to ensure that individuals, families and professionals receive information and services that tap both individual and family strengths, and support the healing process – for everyone.