CHILD USA is a leading national nonprofit think tank dedicated to protecting the civil rights of children. Founded by Marci Hamilton and the late Rita Swan, CHILD USA combines in-depth legal analysis and cutting-edge social science research to advocate for children's rights and prevent child abuse. Their mission encompasses several key areas: reforming statutes of limitations for child sex abuse, ending child marriage, addressing the abuse and neglect of athletes, advocating for medical care, and ensuring access to quality education.
Through their work, CHILD USA strives to create a safer world for children by holding institutions accountable, promoting policy changes, and providing resources for survivors. Their comprehensive approach focuses on legal reform, research-based policies, and public awareness campaigns. By fighting for the rights of children and bringing attention to important issues surrounding child abuse, CHILD USA aims to make a lasting impact on the lives of young individuals across the United States.