Changing Children's Worlds Foundation
Changing Children's Worlds Foundation (CCWF) is a unique organization, founded by Kimberly Svevo-Cianci PhD, former Executive Director of the International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN) and Derek Peterson, International Youth Advocate and Leader of the Integrated Youth Development Initiative (IYD).
Grounded in rigorous research and best practice, CCWF offers meaningful, measurable and sustainable strategies and programs for those who care about children and youth, and for young people themselves. CCWF provides youth, adult caregivers and community and professional leaders the information, connections and tools they need to succeed.
CCWF's vision is for every child and adolescent to have a strong network of adult caregivers and professionals engaged in supporting their positive development in peaceful families and communities.