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.
|National Center on Sexual Behavior of Youth: Organization||
National training and technical assistance to assist youth with problematic sexual behavior.
|National Center for Victims of Crime: Organization||
Directory available of local victim assistance resources, including legal, financial and emotional supports and services.
|National Center for Prosecution of Child Abuse (National District Attorneys Association)||
Assists prosecuters and allied professionals in the prosecution and prevention of child victimization.
|National Center for Missing and Exploited Children: Organization||
Information and resources for locating missing children, and preventing and responding to child sexual exploitation.
|National Association of Crime Victim Compensation Boards: Organization||
State by state guide of victim compensation boards to help with medical, transportation, emergency and other costs attributed to crime.
|National Association of Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse: Organization||
Support, information and resources for adult survivors of sexual abuse.
|National Association for Counsel of Children: Organization||
Professional resource for attorneys involved in child welfare, juvenile justice, and custody issues.
|National Adolescent Perpetration Network (Kempe Foundation)||
Network of professionals working together to prevent children and adolescents from developing abusive and sexually harmful behaviors.
|Mothers of Sexually Abused Children: Organization||
An online resource and support site for mothers whose child or children have been sexually abused.
|Mothers of Sexually Abused Children (Circle of Moms)||
An online community of parents and caregivers whose children have been sexually abused.
|Mothers Against Sexual Abuse: Organization||
Education and resources for survivors and their families.
|Mental Health Services Locator (SAMHSA)||
Resource directory to locate mental health services across the US.
|Massachusetts Citizens for Children: Organization||
State-based advocacy group promoting children's rights in Massachusetts through community education and mobilization, including the Enough Abuse campaign against child sexual abuse.
|Mandatory Reporters of Child Abuse and Neglect (Child Welfare Information Gateway)||
Fact sheet summarizing state laws regarding mandated reporting, including discussion of confidentiality and standards for reporting.
Support, treatment, and advocacy for male survivors of abuse.
|Male Survivors of Abuse (A Men's Project)||
A list of web-based resources for men who are survivors of child sexual abuse.
|Making Daughters Safe Again||
Online community and information resource for survivors of mother-daughter sexual abuse.
|Legal Aid Programs (Legal Services Corporation)||
Search resource for locating local legal aid programs
|Leadership Council on Child Abuse and Interpersonal Violence: Organization||
Scientific organization dedicated to providing professionals and lay persons with current research affecting public health and safety
Organization working to prevent sexual abuse through education and awareness, and to help survivors heal with guidance and support. Includes prevention workshops and curricula for parents, children, and youth-serving organizations and trainings for caregivers of children who have been abused.