Mission & Vision


A world where every child is free from abuse


To protect children from abuse and sexual assault, by engaging people and resources through a trauma-informed approach of education, research, advocacy, and advanced technology.


  • Equip current and future multi-disciplinary teams and other professionals with the skills to identify abuse, intervene for children’s safety, secure justice, and build resiliency;
  • Surround survivors of abuse and families of the missing with tools to rebuild their lives, reclaim their autonomy, and create a future on their terms;
  • Create technologies that strengthen investigations, expose abusers, and provide survivors with pathways to recovery;
  • Promote evidence-based research that advances child protection, and;
  • Advocate policies that create and sustain a culture of prevention, disclosure, accountability, and healing.