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.
The Arc is a national community-based organization advocating for and serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families. They encompass all ages and more than 100 different diagnoses including autism, Down syndrome, Fragile X syndrome, and various other developmental disabilities. The Arc works with its federation of nearly 700 state and local chapters to create an impressive network of human service agencies ensuring they have the strongest civil rights advocates promoting and protecting their needs at all levels. The Arc chapters provide a wide range of human services and other supports to people with I/DD and their family members, including individual and public policy advocacy and residential, educational, and vocational services that let people with I/DD participate and be included in their communities. In addition, many chapters provide person-centered and financial planning, recreational activities, and other supports that meet the unique needs of people with I/DD and their families.
The Forum on Education Abroad
The Forum on Education Abroad is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, membership association recognized by the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission as the Standards Development Organization (SDO) for the field of education abroad. The Forum provides training and resources to education abroad professionals and its Standards of Good Practice are recognized as the definitive means by which the quality of education abroad programs may be judged.
The Jed Foundation (JED)
JED's mission is to protect emotional health and prevent suicide for our nation's teens and young adults. To achieve this end, JED partners with high schools and colleges to strengthen their mental health, substance abuse, and suicide prevention programs and systems; equips teens and young adults with the skills and knowledge to help themselves and each other; and encourages community awareness, understanding, and action for young adult mental health. JED's signature programs include JED Campus, ULifeline Half of Us, Set to Go, and Love is Louder.
Transportation Technology Center, Inc (TTCI)/Security and Emergency Response Training Center (SERTC)
The TTCI, a subsidiary of the Association of American Railroads, is an active member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium. The SERTC, a TTCI training division, specializes in providing state-of-the-art response training dealing with surface transportation involving hazardous materials, weapons of mass destruction, and emergency event planning for surface transportation to enhance local response capabilities and preparedness. The SERTC’s training is 50-85% hands on while working on actual transportation equipment encountered in the field. This commitment to realism is what sets the SERTC apart as a premier training site for rail, highway, intermodal, planning, and incident management. In addition to serving the transportation service industry, the SERTC also provides training for public sector emergency response communities, HazMat teams, emergency management and law enforcement, EMS, the chemical industry, government agencies, tribal agencies, and emergency response contractors from around the world.
The Trevor Project provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24.
Tribal Court Clearinghouse
The Tribal Court Clearinghouse is a comprehensive website to serve as a resource for American Indian and Alaska Native Nations, American Indian and Alaska Native people, tribal justice systems, victims services providers, tribal service providers, and others involved in the improvement of justice in Indian country. Available materials include laws and publications on sexual assault, stalking, domestic violence, and more.