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The Child Abuse Prevention Network
The Child Abuse Prevention Network is the flagship service of LifeNET (Life Network Engineering Technologies, Inc.)
Begun in 1995, the Network now serves over 30,000 visitors a month. While most of our visitors come from the USA, we also have users from over 120 countries around the world.
LifeNET has as its motto: Making a World of Difference for Families.
The Network is doing that: most of our users are professionals, but many are families.
Besides our public websites, we also operate private communities of professionals -- on
a membership-only basis -- in order to assist them in solving complex problems in the field
of child abuse.
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Our Partners are among the top organizations in the
field. You will find our list growing to meet your needs. This gives all of us a powerful link to each other -- all
for the goal of protecting chidren and preventing abuse.
Your Ideas as a professional are what make this network
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The Child Abuse Prevention Network operates as a collaborative among its members and partners. Major
sources of support have come from the U.S. Department of Commerce,
which provided a one-year planning grant, from the U.S. Army Family
Advocacy Program, under a cooprative agreement with the USDA
Extension Service, from the U.S. Department of Justice, (Office for Victims of Crime) and from the Network's home base at Cornell
University's College of Human Ecology, and it's Family Life
Development Center. Cornell has provided additional valuable partnerships through Cornell Information Technologies,
and Cornell's Vice Provost for Research. Considerable technical and sponsorship support has come from
LifeNET, Inc., which is also dedicated to finding outside support for the
financial furure of our network. If you are interested in supporting
our business plan, contact LifeNET
Attention: Tom Hanna, director of the Child Abuse Prevention Network.
The Network could not exist without support from the whole field of child abuse and neglect. We have an average of
30,000 unique visitors every month. In addition, we provide access to over 6,500
professionals in research and related fields through various affiliated
electronic mailing lists, including the National Data Archive on
Child Abuse and Neglect, Child-Abuse-L for professionals in the
field, SIGCA-MD-L for physician and those invovled in the clinical
issues, Child-Fatal-L for professionals committed to prevention of child fatalities, CANDo for those dedicated to protecting children with disabilities,and SBSpro for the particular issue of Shaken Baby Syndrome. To become a part of this wonderful community of experts,
Our network continues to grow, and and we want your ideas on how it can improve!
And be sure to contact us,
so you can learn about the extended services we are developing only for enrolled
members of our broader network service, supported by our corporate partner,
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