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Adult Survivors of Child Abuse

International. 29 affiliated groups. Founded 1993. Mutual support for adult survivors of physical, sexual and/or emotional child abuse or neglect. Encourages victims to become survivors, then thrivers. Online support group meetings, monthly newsletter, group starter manual and general information. Offers assistance in starting groups.
Write:
ASCA
The Morris Center, PO Box 14477
San Francisco, CA 94114
Voice: 415-937-1854
Website: http://www.ascasupport.org
E-mail: info@ascasupport.org
Verified: 7/16/2013

The Lamplighter Movement

International. 92 chapters in 13 countries. Support for individuals who are recovering from any kind of sexual abuse, incest, child sexual abuse, rape, domestic violence or sexual assault. Help in starting new local support chapters. To find an existing group in ones area click on 'Chapter Locations.' For starting new groups click on 'Start a Group in Your Area' (both on the Navigation section on the upper left).
Website: http://www.thelamplighters.org
E-mail: margie@thelamplighters.org
Verified: 9/3/2013

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