National Fatherhood Initiative's mission is to improve the well being of children by increasing the proportion of children growing up with involved, responsible, and committed fathers.
Helping to reduce the most serious consequences faced
by individuals with a criminal record
The Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia (PDS) provides and promotes quality legal representation to indigent adults and children facing a loss of liberty in the District of Columbia and thereby protects society's interest in the fair administration of justice. PDS is regarded as one of the best public defender offices in the country, local or federal. It is the benchmark by which other public defender systems often measure themselves.
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC)
The Nation's Resource Center for Child Protection
If you have been unable to obtain reliable healthcare through your employer there are other options open to you as a resident of Washington, DC.
The CSSD helps locate absent parents, establish paternity, obtain support orders, and collect support.
CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES DIVISION