APC’s mission is to provide a Medical Home offering family-centered care in a culturally-sensitive environment for children from birth through 18 years of age, living in Arlington County with family incomes below the Federal Poverty Level. Located in a convenient, accessible location in South Arlington, APC features a full-time staff including: pediatricians, nurses, care coordinators, case managers and a social worker.
APC Website: http://www.arlpedcen.org/
The National CASA Association is a network of 955 programs that are recruiting, training and supporting volunteers to represent the best interests of abused and neglected children in the courtroom and other settings.
CASA Website: http://www.casaforchildren.org
Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) of Northern Virginia is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the well-being of children, improve parent-child relations and prevent child abuse and neglect by:
EDUCATING the community about the scope, nature and consequences of child abuse and neglect and the importance of positive, nurturing parenting;
SCAN Website: http://www.scanva.org
There is no single cause of family homelessness, and no single service that can help families overcome their barriers to independence. Family trauma impacts nearly every aspect of family functioning, so our services target to multiple life areas for adults and children. You’ll find services that are comprehensive, family-centered and strength-based.
Doorways Website: http://www.doorwaysva.org