Organizations Providing Information on Child Fatalities
Series: Related Organizations Lists
Author(s): Child Welfare Information Gateway
Organizations that provide information on child fatalities. If you are aware of any others, please contact Child Welfare Information Gateway at OrganizationUpdates@childwelfare.gov. Inclusion on this list is for information purposes and does not constitute an endorsement by Child Welfare Information Gateway or the Children's Bureau.
American SIDS Institute
528 Raven Way
Naples, Florida 34110
Phone: (239) 431-5425
Fax: (239) 431-5536
The American SIDS Institute is a national nonprofit health care organization. The Institute is dedicated to the prevention of sudden infant death and the promotion of infant health through an aggressive, comprehensive nationwide program of research, education and family support.
Child Welfare Information Gateway
330 C Street, S.W
Washington, District of Columbia 20201
Toll-Free: (800) 394-3366
Child Welfare Information Gateway connects professionals and the general public to information and resources targeted to the safety, permanency, and well-being of children and families.
A service of the Children's Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Child Welfare Information Gateway provides access to programs, research, laws and policies, training resources, statistics, and much more.
Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF)
1800 F Street, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20405
Phone: (202) 205-2900
The mission of the Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF) was to develop a national strategy and recommendations for reducing fatalities across the country resulting from child abuse and neglect.
National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome
1433 N 1075 W
Farmington, Utah 84025
Phone: (801) 447-9360
Fax: (801) 447-9364
The National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome (NCSBS) offers information on shaken baby syndrome, shaken baby syndrome prevention programs, and training for professionals and parents nationwide.Training Specific:
The Online Training Center
offers, among others, three training modules: the Period of PURPLE Crying program overview, Basic Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS/AHT) education, and Childcare Providers Intro to SBS/AHT.
The Inter-Agency Council on Child Abuse and Neglect (ICAN)
4024 Durfee Avenue
El Monte, California 91732
Phone: (626) 455-4585
Fax: (626) 444-4851
ICAN's mission is to improve the lives of children and families at risk and those served by the Child Welfare and Protection systems. This is done through inter-disciplinary collaboration, program development, accountability and advocacy.
The National Center for Fatality Review and Prevention
1825 K St NW
Washington, DC, District of Columbia 20005
Fax: (517) 324-7365
The National Center for Fatality Review and Prevention is the technical support and data center serving Child Death Review (CDR) and Fetal and Infant Mortality Review (FIMR) programs across the country. The National Center offers a wide variety of services that are available via site visits, email, and telephone.