Affiliate entities are an important part of the campus public safety community. They include groups such as federal agencies, associations serving institutions of higher education, and professional and nonprofit organizations. We have compiled a list of these affiliates, listed alphabetically, for your easy reference. This is a "living list" that will continue to grow and expand over time. We encourage you to regularly visit this list for updates.
Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors (AUCCCD)
The mission of the Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors (AUCCCD) is to assist college/university directors in providing effective leadership and management of their centers, in accord with the professional principles and standards of Psychology, Counseling, and Higher Education. AUCCCD promotes the awareness of college student mental health through research, education, and training provided to members, professional organizations, and the public with special attention to issues of diversity and multiculturalism.
Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP)
Founded in 1992 by the Los Angeles Police Department's Threat Management Unit, the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP) is a non-profit organization whose objective is to learn more about how best to protect victims of stalking, harassment and threat situations. Its mission is to share and facilitate the experiences and techniques of professionals in the field of threat assessment and/or threat management. The organization serves to create both a professional and academic environment where the flow of information is fostered.
Badge of Life
Badge of Life, a non-profit organization, is a group of active and retired police officers, medical professionals and surviving families of suicides from the United States and Canada dedicated to improving mental health and working conditions of police officers in the United States and Canada.
Battered Women’s Justice Project (BWJP)
The BWJP offers training, technical assistance, and consultation on the most promising practices of the criminal and civil justice systems in addressing domestic violence. Staff attorneys and advocates can provide information and analyses on effective policing, prosecuting, sentencing, and monitoring of domestic violence offenders.
Black Women’s Blueprint
Black Women’s Blueprint is a civil and human rights organization of women and men whose purpose is to take action to secure social, political, and economic equality in American society. The Black Women's Blueprint engages in progressive research, historical documentation, policy advocacy, and organizing steeped in the struggles of Black women within their diverse communities and within dominant culture. The organization’s largest initiative is its Truth Commission developed to address rape and sexual assault against black women in the U.S.
Bring Change 2 Mind (BC2M)
BC2M is a nonprofit organization that was built to start the conversation about mental health, and to raise awareness, understanding, and empathy. BC2M develops influential public service announcements, including its campaign, #MindOurFuture; has piloted evidence-based programs at the university (UBC2M) and high school (LETS BC2M) levels engaging students to reduce stigma and discrimination; and has created a social movement around change by providing people with platforms to share, connect, and learn.
Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)
The BJA offers national leadership to identify and develop effective evidence-based public safety models, policies, and practices for replication. Also offered is no-cost expert training and technical assistance (TTA) for law enforcement, courts, corrections, treatment, reentry, justice information sharing, and community-based partners to address chronic and emerging criminal justice challenges across the nation. The BJA works on customer-focused grant management support and administration of national, state, local, and tribal grant programs.
Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
The BJS' mission is to collect, analyze, publish and disseminate information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.
California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA)
CALCASA provides leadership and resources to rape crisis centers, individuals, and other entities committed to ending sexual violence and is committed to providing high-quality educational materials. Their local, national, and international work with victims, students, colleges, and universities informs their advocacy on policy changes and capacity development for programs. CALCASA partners with other national leaders to work with colleges and universities across the country to develop best practices for responding to sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. CALCASA is charged with providing technical assistance and training to campuses developing effective coordinated community response in a concerted effort to prevent and respond to sexual violence on campus.
CampusClarity provides compliance training for higher education students, faculty and staff. CampusClarity offers a substance abuse and sexual violence prevention program, Think About It, for students; Title IX, Campus SaVE Act, FERPA, Clery Act, and AB 1825 training for faculty and staff; and courses on ethics, mandated reporting, and other higher education-specific topics. LawRoom introduced CampusClarity in 2013 and currently helps nearly 200 schools comply with the SaVE Act and Title IX through interactive, engaging online training.