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.

Titlesort descending Description
Black Sexual Abuse Survivors

National support designed specifically for African-American men and women who were abused as children.
Tags: Adult Survivor, Self-Help, Support Group

Blue Tower Online Store

Books about disabilities and sexuality for adults and youth.
Tags: Healthy Sexuality Development, Parenting, Education, Disability

Boys Town National Hotline (1.800.448.3000)

Crisis and support line for children, youth and their parents, 24/7 and Spanish available. Multi-topic and issue assistance. 
Tags: Hotline, Kids, Families, Teens, Teenagers

Building Rapport With Commercially Exploited Youth

Article from the Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs.
Tags: Professionals, Victim Assistance, Advocacy, Trafficking

California Coalition on Sexual Offending

Professional organization for those working with sex offenders and adults and youth with sexual behavior problems in the state of California.
Tags: Research, Facts and Statistics

Center for Internet Addiction and Recovery

Education and Treatment resources for individuals with internet addiction as well as for professionals.
Tags: Child Pornography, Therapy, Assessment, Education

Center for Sex Offender Management

National clearinghouse for information about the management of sex offenders.
Tags: Professional, Training, Public Safety, Law Enforcement, Abusers

Center for Sex Offender Management (CSOM) Publications

Publications by the Center of Sex Offender Management.
Tags: Research, Facts and Statistics, Articles, Books, Reports, Professional, Policy, Law Enforcement, Abusers

Center on Children and the Law

American Bar Association group promoting access to justice for children and their families.
Tags: Legal, Victim Assistance, Child Survivor, Professional, Advocacy, Policy, Training

Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Numbers By State

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

Child Abuse Statutes by State

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

Child Abuse: Statistics, Research, and Resources

Statistic and resources about child abuse by Jim Hopper, Ph.D.
Tags: Facts and Statistics, Books, Professional, 

Child Helpline International: Helplines by Country

Listing of Child Helplines by country.
Tags: International

Child Molestation Research and Prevention Institute

 Information on the prevention and response to child sexual abuse, includes resources for treatment and healing

Child Molestation Research and Prevention Institute Reading Resources

Books and literature on child sexual abuse

Child Sexual Abuse: Coping with the Emotional Stress of the Legal System

Guidebook by the National Childhood Traumatic Stress Network on helping children and adolescents cope with stress while involved in legal action.
Tags: Parents, Law, Courts, Investigation, Trial

Child Sexual Abuse: Resiliency and Prevention

Article describing factors contributing to sex abuse recovery for youth.
Tags: Child Survivor, Research, Statistics and Facts, Prevention, Parents, Professionals

Child Trafficking Digital Library

International library of information related to child trafficking.
Tags: Professional, Research, Policy, Education, Prevention, Articles

Child Welfare Information Gateway

National clearinghouse of publications and resources related to laws on child abuse and neglect including state-specific information regarding reporting laws and policies

Childhelp (1.800.4ACHILD)

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.