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.

Titlesort ascending Description
Survivor Manual

Resources on healing and recovery for anyone who has experienced trauma.
Tags: Adult, Child, Healing, Survivor, Support

Surivors Network of Those Abused by Priests (SNAP)

An organization of adult survivors of sexual abuse by priests and clergy, and their allies, addressing healing and justice. Chapters and groups in over 50 US cities.
Tags: Support, Self-Help

Supporting Woman Abuse Survivors as Mothers: A Resource to Support Parenting

Link to the book "Helping Children Thrive", which helps women who have survived abuse parent their children, and explains possible obstacles they may encounter and how to navigate through them.
Tags: Domestic Violence, Parenting, Professional, Training, Welfare

Support for Partners

Support and information for partners of an adult survivor of child sex abuse.
Tags: Self-Help

Stop The Silence

An organization that works to stop child sexual abuse.
Tags: Adult Survivor, Advocate

Stop It Now! UK

Our sister site, Stop It Now! UK & Ireland.
Tags: Advocacy, International, Helpline, Hotline, Prevention, Treatment, Therapy

Stop Educator Sexual Abuse, Misconduct, and Exploitation (SESAME): Organization

Organization dedicated to public awareness and prevention to address sexual safety in educational settings.
Tags: Parents, Professional, Survivor, Sexual Abuse, Teachers, Youth, Stop Educator Sexual Abuse, Misconduct, and Exploitation, SESAME

Stop Cyberbullying

Information and resources for youth and adults about cyberbullying.
Tags: Canada, International, Internet, Online, Cybercrime

State Statutes Seach (Child Welfare Information Gateway)

Searchable database of child abuse laws and policies by state.
Tags: Legal, Advocacy, Reporting, Child Protective Services, CPS, Adult Survivor, Child Survivor, Statutes

State Liason Officers for Child Abuse and Neglect (Child Welfare Information Gateway)

A listing of liason officers by state.
Tags: Child Protective Services, Reporting, Welfare

State Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Numbers (Child Welfare Information Gateway)

A listing of phone numbers by state to call and report child abuse.
Tags: Reporting, Child Protective Services, CPS, Hotline, Child Welfare Information Gateway

South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Abuse - Booklet

A booklet for parents and other non-offending caregivers of children who have been sexually abused on caring for themselves and the family.
Tags: Adolescent, Australia, International, Survivor, Youth

Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH): Organization

Counseling referrals for sexual behavior concerns or online sexual behavior problems. Trainings also offered for professionals.
Tags: At-Risk, Abuser, Offending Behavior, Support, Sex Addiction Problems, Treatment, Therapy

Sidran Institute: Organization

A resource for healing the various psychological and emotional effects of trauma to survivors and their loved ones, including treatment, support, recovery, and self-help.
Tags: Healing, Professional, Survivor, Training, Sidran Institute

Sibling Abuse Survivors' Information and Advocacy Network (SASIAN): Organization

Information, including parent guide to address questions regarding sibling sexual abuse.
Tags: Advocacy, Child Survivor, Incest, Professional, SASIAN

Shared Hope: Organization

An organization trying to eradicate sex trafficking by through awareness, prevention, treatment, and training.
Tags: Abuse, Advocacy, Child Survivor, International, Legal, Professional, Shared Hope

Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS)

Information about sexuality for adults and youth.
Tags: Children, Teens, Development, Education, Parents, SIECUS

Sexual Violence Research Initiative

This page provides links information about child sexual abuse as well as the effects of sexual violence against women on their children.
Tags: Advocacy, Facts, International, Prevention, Research, Statistics

Sexual Recovery Institute: Organization

Information, resources, and treatment for adults with sex and pornography addiction.
Tags: At-Risk, Helpline, Therapy, Sexual Offending Behavior, Support, Sexual Recovery Institute

Sexual Harassment National Hotlines and Resources (Feminist Majority Foundation)

List of resources and reporting hotlines for sexual harassment.
Tags: Legal, Law, Helplines, Crisis, Adult Survivor, Advocacy, Professionals