The Vermont Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Sexual Abuse works to provide a central location for the acquisition and dissemination of information regarding: Judicial practices conducive to public protection & supervision of offenders; Protocols for coordinated investigation of allegations of child sexual abuse; and any other information that may be beneficial to legal and law enforcement professionals in aiding VT’s response to sexual abuse.
- American Bar Association - Center on Children and the Law. Projects change as funding and priorities shift. Improving the lives of children and families remains at the core of the Center's work.
- National Center for Missing & Exploited Children - Legal Resources. The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® understands cases of missing and sexually exploited children are often complex. View NCMEC’s legal resources for attorneys and families.
- National Center for Missing & Exploited Children - Resources for Law Enforcement. The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® provides valuable resources and technical assistance to law enforcement as they work to find missing children and combat child sexual exploitation.
- National Center for Prosecution of Child Abuse. The goal of NCPCA is enhancing the effectiveness of the investigation and prosecution of child abuse.
- National Children's Advocacy Center - National Training Calendar. The NTC is one of the leading providers of quality training for professionals working with abused children and their families. To meet the varied needs of the child abuse professional, training sessions are available On Campus, Online, Customized Training - On Location, and through two professional conferences.
- National Child Welfare Resource Center on Legal and Judicial Issues. The National Court Improvement Progress Report and Catalog is a resource for state court systems working to improve child abuse and neglect law and practice.
- National Criminal Justice Reference Service. The National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) is a federally funded resource offering justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide. NCJRS services and resources are available to anyone interested in crime, victim assistance, and public safety including policymakers, practitioners, researchers, educators, community leaders, and the general public.
- Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. OJJDP provides national leadership, coordination, and resources to prevent and respond to juvenile delinquency and victimization.
- Vermont Association of Court Diversion Programs. Court Diversion is a restorative alternative to the court process. The state’s attorney may offer Diversion to adults or youth who are charged with committing a crime (or youth charged with being delinquent).