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1. Hotlines
2. Prevention & Safety Resources
3. Child Abuse Prevention Websites
4. Bereavement Resources


1. Hotlines


2. Prevention & Safety Resources


American Academy of Pediatrics
https://www.aap.org/
Provides information on car safety, Internet safety, seasonal safety, travel safety and other safety topics.

Consumer Products Safety Commission
https://www.cpsc.gov/
Provides consumer safety information and ensures the safety of consumer products, such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters and household chemicals.

Contact Community Services
Provides a wide range of mental health and behavioral services to individuals in the central New York area. Provides confidential counseling and suicide/crisis intervention. People of all ages can call to talk about a wide range of personal problems.

24/7 Hotline: 315 251-0600
24/7 Youth Emergency Services: 315-463-1100
www.contactsyracuse.org


Cribs for Kids
Helping every baby sleep safer.
https://cribsforkids.org/

Maternal and Child Health Bureau
www.mchb.hrsa.gov/
Provides resources and publications related to the physical and psychological health of mothers and children.

The National Center for Fatality Review and Prevention
www.ncfrp.org
Resource center for state and local Child Death Review programs. Promotes, supports and enhances child death review metholology activities at state, community and national levels.

New York State Safe Kids Coalition
http://www.safekidsnystate.org/
Provides education for adults and children about specific injury prevention.

New York State Department of State
Division of Code Enforcement and Administration
Swimming pool codes for NYS
www.dos.ny.gov/DCEA/pools.htm
Provides swimming pool rules and regulations for NYS.

Onondaga County Traffic Safety Advisory Board
Provides information about traffic safety, bicycle safety and car seat safety.
https://tsab.ongov.net

REACH CNY
www.reachcny.org
REACH CNY works to make a positive impact in our community with the help of countless community members and organizations.

Safe Kids USA
www.safekids.org/united-states-0
Promotes fire safety, car safety and home safety to both adults and children.

The United Way – Early Childhood Onondaga
https://unitedway-cny.org/our-impact/collaborations-initiatives/early-childhood-alliance-onondaga/
A community based collaboration working to develop strategies that will help every child reach age five ready to succeed in education and in life.


3. Child Abuse Prevention Websites


McMahon Ryan Child Advocacy Center, Syracuse, NY
www.mcmahonryan.org
Provides information about child abuse.

National Children’s Advocacy Center
https://www.nationalcac.org/
Provides prevention, intervention and treatment services to fight child abuse and neglect.

New York State Office of Children and Family Services
http://www.ocfs.state.ny.us/main/
Provides information on various issues including domestic violence, adoptions, foster care, child abuse, childcare and community services.

Vera House
https://www.verahouse.org
Prevents, responds to and partners to end domestic violence and sexual violence and other forms of abuse. 24 hour crisis & support line – 315-468-3260.


4. Bereavement Resources


American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
https://afsp.org/find-support/ive-lost-someone/healing-conversations/
The survivor Outreach Program is one of many programs and resources offered free of charge by AFSP for survivors of suicide loss.

Center for Loss and Life Transitions
www.centerforloss.com
This site offers resources and a good bookstore for books on grief. There is a coloring book for children entitled "How I Feel" that we give out to siblings of those children who have died in our county.

The Compassionate Friends
www.compassionatefriends.org/
Supporting a family after a child dies.

Crouse Hospital’s Bereaved Parents Support Group
www.crouse.org/services/maternity/perinatal/bereaved-parents-support-group/

First Candle
www.firstcandle.org
Provides support to those who have experienced an infant death. Bilingual counselors are available 24 hours/day.

HOPE for Bereaved
www.hopeforbereaved.com
Provides support, resources and hope for grieving children, adults and families, as well as training, consultation and resources for those wishing to help the bereaved.

Hospice of Central New York
www.hospicecny.org
Hospice fosters healing and growth by providing professional grief counseling, consultation and education to all ages through its Center for Living With Loss.

National Sudden and Unexpected Infant/Child Death and Pregnancy Loss Resource Center
www.sidscenter.org
Serves as a central source of information on pregnancy loss and sudden infant death.
The National Sudden and Unexpected Infant/Child Death and Pregnancy Loss Resource Center

Onondaga County Mental Health
Sue Ellen Harris, former Director of Outpatient Services, provides age-appropriate suggestions for grieving families with children in her article, "Four Ideas to Help Children Cope with a Death in the Family."
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Onondaga County Suicide Prevention Coalition
http://onondagasuicideprevention.com
The OCSPC links our community around suicide prevention to reduce stigma, promote help seeking and save lives.


Onondaga County Child Fatality Review Team
McMahon Ryan Child Advocacy Center
601 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, New York 13202
315-701-2985
www.OnondagaChildFatalityReview.com


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