Library of Resources
Stop It Now! has the practical, hopeful and specialized resources adults need to prevent child sexual abuse. Follow the links below to review, download or order prevention materials or search for specialized resources.
We know that lack of information is a key barrier in taking a step to prevent child sexual abuse. That's why we've also made available a searchable database of the resources used by our Helpline staff as an additional tool for understanding child sexual abuse and taking actions to prevent it.
To find resources, enter the title, a portion of the title or any key word to bring up all relevant resources.
|Black Sexual Abuse Survivors: Organization||
National support designed specifically for African-American men and women who were abused as children.
|Blue Tower Online Store||
Books about disabilities and sexuality for adults and youth.
|Boys Town National Hotline (1.800.448.3000): Organization||
Crisis and support line for children, youth and their parents, 24/7 and Spanish available. Multi-topic and issue assistance.
|Building Rapport With Commercially Exploited Youth||
Article on building rapport with commercially exploited youth. From the Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs.
|California Coalition on Sexual Offending: Organization||
Professional organization for those working with sex offenders and adults and youth with sexual behavior problems in the state of California.
|Center for Internet Addiction and Recovery: Organization||
Education and Treatment resources for individuals with internet addiction as well as for professionals.
|Center for Sex Offender Management: Organization||
National clearinghouse for information about the management of sex offenders.
|Center on Children and the Law (American Bar Association)||
American Bar Association group promoting access to justice for children and their families.
|Child Abuse: Statistics, Research, and Resources||
Webpage with statistics, research, and resources about child abuse by Jim Hopper, Ph.D.
|Child Helpline International: Helplines by Country||
Listing of Child Helplines by country.
|Child Molestation Research and Prevention Institute: Organization||
Information on the prevention and response to child sexual abuse, includes resources for treatment and healing.
|Child Sexual Abuse: Coping with the Emotional Stress of the Legal System (National Child Traumatic Stress Network)||
Guidebook on helping children and adolescents cope with stress while involved in legal action.
|Child Sexual Abuse: Resiliency and Prevention (Advocates for Youth)||
Article describing factors contributing to sex abuse recovery for youth.
|Child Trafficking Digital Library||
International library of information related to child trafficking.
|Child Welfare Information Gateway||
National clearinghouse of publications and resources related to laws on child abuse and neglect.
|Childhelp (1.800.4ACHILD): Organization||
Provides 24/7 assistance in 170 languages to adults, children and youth with information and questions regarding child abuse. All calls are anonymous and confidential.
|Children with Sexual Behavior Problems (Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers)||
Facts and information page about Children with Sexual Behavior Problems.
|Citizens United for the Rehabilitation of Errants - Sex Offenders Restored Through Treatment (CURE-SORT): Organization||
Information, resources, and referrals for adults offending or at-risk to offend.
|Clergy as Mandatory Reporters of Child Abuse and Neglect: Summary of State Laws||
State statutes fact sheet with information on when and in what states clergy members (including priests, rabbis, ministers, and other religious practitioners) are required to report child abuse.
|Club Care Campaign: USA Gymnastics||
USA gymnastic's program to keep children and youth safe in extra-curricular and competitive gymnastic's environments.