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National Child Welfare Websites
Child Trends - Research, data and analysis from studies on children at all stages of development
Child Welfare Information Gateway - Access to information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families
Child Welfare Institute - Consultation and training for public and private child welfare and human service agencies
Child Welfare League of America - Powerful coalition of hundreds of private and public agencies serving vulnerable children and families
Children Now - Works to ensure children are the top public policy priority
Drug Rehab - Includes information on helping those impacted by PTSD and substance use disorders
Forum on Child & Family Statistics - Group of federal agencies that collect, analyze and report on issues related to children and families
Fostering Court Improvement - Provides state data to use to improve outcomes for children and families
FRIENDS - Family Resource Information, Education and Network Development Services
The Judges' Page of National CASA - Online newsletter published by the National CASA Association and the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Kids Count - National and state-by-state effort to track the status of children in the United States
National CASA Association - Access to resources from the national CASA organization
National Child Traumatic Stress Network - tools and materials to help child welfare administrators, caseworkers, and frontline staff understand and respond to the needs of traumatized children
National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges - Includes information on efforts to improve justice for children and families
Prevent Child Abuse America - National organization working to prevent child abuse and neglect
Georgia Child Welfare Websites
Adoptive & Foster Parent Association of Georgia - Unifies all foster parents, agency representatives and communities to benefit children who have come into the foster care system
Barton Child Law & Policy Center - Part of Emory University's School of Law; promotes and protects the well-being of court-involved children
Childkind - Connects parents with children with medical or developmental disabilities to needed community and neighborhood resources
Children's Advocacy Centers of Georgia - Promotes, assists and supports development, growth and continuation of Children's Advocacy Centers in the state
CHRIS 180 - Delivers broad continuum of critical services to children, youth and families
College Success Georgia - Includes resources to increase college access, opportunity, completion and preparation for careers in the state, particularly among underrepresented students and adults
Council of Juvenile Court Judges of Georgia - Includes information on juvenile courts in Georgia
EMBARK Georgia - Increases college access and retention for youth who have experienced foster care or homelessness by creating a network of support on college and technical college campuses across the state
EmpowerMEnt - Youth-led, youth-focused organization tailored towards training and empowering current and former foster youth to influence and change the way policy is written and administered
Families First - Strengthens families in metro Atlanta by helping to improve child well-being and family self-sufficiency
Family Connection Partnership - Works to improve the lives of children and families
Georgia Adoption Reunion Registry - Helps adopted persons gain knowledge about their birth histories and gives birth families the opportunity to connect with their relatives separated by a Georgia adoption
Georgia Association of Counsel for Chidren - Improves advocacy for children and their families in Georgia Juvenile Courts
Georgia Center for Resources & Support - Resources and supportive services for adoptive and foster families
It's My Turn Now Georgia - Includes children in the state's foster care system eligible for adoption
Just Georgia - Advocates for change to Georgia’s juvenile code and the underlying social service systems to better serve children and promote safer communities  
Prevent Child Abuse Georgia - Georgia organization working to prevent child abuse and neglect
Together Georgia - Supports those who care for children who are at risk of abuse and neglect
Voices for Georgia's Children - Engages lawmakers and the public to improve the lives of children
Georgia Government Child Welfare Websites
Georgia Department of Human Services - Link to state government site
Georgia Children's Cabinet - Funds a spectrum of prevention, intervention and treatment services for all children; provides free educational resources for Georgia youth and family service providers
Office of the Child Advocate - Provides data, resources and assistance to ensure state's at-risk and foster children are in safe homes
Committee on Justice for Children - Strives to improve Georgia's court process for civil child abuse and neglect cases