A small number of national organizations are providing information and training on the Link.
Many Link programs are being carried out at the local level by local organizations.
Many national and local organizations provide information and resources on the Link but do not offer programs.
In general, animal-focused organizations (e.g., humane socieities and animal advocacy organizations) seem to be taking the lead on the Link more than human services organizations.
American Humane Association
Operates the National Resource Center on the Link.
Provides seminars and workshops for human service and animal service professionals.
American Veterinary Medical Association
Animal Defense Global
Animal Legal Defense Fund
Zero Tolerance for Cruelty campaign includes effort to raise awareness about the Link.
ASAIRS (Animal Sexual Abuse Information & Resource Site)
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)
Doris Day Animal Foundation
Grupo para el de la Violencia Humanos y Animales
Humane Society of the United States
http://www.humanesociety.org/ Launched First Strike in 1997, a campaign on the connection between animal cruelty and human violence.
Designates a week in April as Animal Cruelty/Human Violence Awareness Week.
New York State Human Association
Manual on how to investigate animal cruelty.
Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA)
People, Animals, Nature, Inc. (PAN)
Safe Pets Program.
Pet Abuse.org (animal abuser database)
PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals)
Zero Tolerance for Violence campaign -- "People who are violent to animals rarely stop there."
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Serials Killers and Mass Murderers
Society and Animals Forum (formerly psyeta)
Focuses on examining the practice and policy implications of the relationship between human violence and animal abuse and developing the academic field of human-animal studies.
Publications and training workshops for professionals on the treatment of adult and child animal abusers.
Texas Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
The Latham Foundation
Clearinghouse for information on the Link and humane education.
Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine
Information on TACC (Tufts Animals and Condition Scales)
The Zero: Animal Abuse and Domestic Violence Resources