Child USA is a leading national nonprofit think tank dedicated to protecting children and preventing child abuse. Founded by Prof. Marci Hamilton and the late Rita Swan, Child USA employs in-depth legal analysis and cutting-edge social science research to advocate for the civil rights of children. Their mission is to protect children from sexual abuse, prevent future abuse and neglect, and bring justice to survivors.
Child USA focuses on various initiatives, including reforming statutes of limitations for child sex abuse, ending child marriage, addressing the abuse and neglect of athletes, advocating for medical care for children, and ensuring every child's right to a quality education. They provide resources such as reports, whitepapers, surveys, and access to the Hamilton Library to raise awareness and educate the public about child sexual abuse.
Through their courageous work and commitment to justice, Child USA strives to create a safer world for children where they can grow up free from abuse.