Our Mission

To protect children and families from violence, fight for their access to justice, facilitate healing, and end the intergenerational cycle of abuse.

Clinical Services

We have a variety of services available including counseling, supervised parenting time, other court ordered services…

Legal Services

Having difficulty navigating the family court system to protect your child? We can help…

Educational Advocacy

Fiercely advocating for children with education-related issues!

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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.