To protect children and families from violence, fight for their access to justice, facilitate healing, and end the intergenerational cycle of abuse.
Defenders of Children
Defenders of Children is an Arizona nonproﬁt 501(c)(3) organization launched in January 2008 by a team of professional child advocates with 60 years combined experience.
Child Advocacy 101
Defenders of Children’s publication, Child Advocacy 101, was released August 21, 2008 at a private luncheon at Vincent’s in Phoenix.
The book is a series of essays about child protection in America by some of the leading professionals in the field. There are 10 contribution chapters by six authors, all of whom discuss some of the major emerging social and legal concerns regarding abused children in today’s scattered and busy world.