Resources and Funders


Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services (CONNSACS) works to end sexual violence through victim assistance, community education, and public policy advocacy.  

National Children's Alliance (NCA) provides training, support, technical assistance and leadership on a national level to local children's and child advocacy centers and communities responding to reports of child abuse and neglect. 

 The American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC) is a national organization supporting professionals who serve children and families affected by child maltreatment and violence.

For the Deaf:

View Do Tell VideoDo Tell VideoDo? TELL! Kids Against Child Abuse is a powerful film, hosted and narrated by prominent deaf actors Anthony Natale, Robert DeMayo, and Rosa Lee Gallimore, which communicates the reality of child abuse in all its forms. Four brave children tell their true stories of physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect, intervention, and healing. The actors artfully bring these stories to life for a deaf audience through American Sign Language. With English voice-overs and English and Spanish subtitles. The film was produced by the Children's Advocacy Center in Hartford in 2007.


The Greater Hartford Children’s Advocacy Center at Saint Francis is grateful to its generous funders:

  • The United States Justice Department, Office for Victims of Crime
  • The State of Connecticut, Department of Public Health
  • The State of Connecticut Department of Children and Families
  • The National Children's Alliance
  • The Bissell Foundation
  • The Ensworth Foundation
  • The Women's Auxiliary of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
  • and numerous generous individual donors.