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 descending Description
Publications (CSOM)

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

RAINN Online Hotline

A direct link to RAINN's online hotline, which is live, anonymous crisis support for victims of sexual violence, or their allies. Available 24/7.
Tags: Crisis, Helpline, Parents, Sexual Abuse, Self-Help, Survivor, Teens

Ramifications of Educator's Sexual Misconduct

Training on educating others of the ramifications of educator misconduct.
Tags: Child Sexual Abuse, Prevention, Schools, Student, Professional, Training

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN): Organization

The nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization. Confidential National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1.800.656.HOPE or 1.800.656.4673
Tags: Advocacy, Adult, Child Sexual Abuse, Crisis, Helpline, Hotline, Prevention, Survivor, Victim Assistance, RAINN, Rape Abuse Incest National Network

Reading Resources (CMRPI)

Books, literature, and web-based resources on child sexual abuse.
Tags: Adult, Abuser, Education, Intervention, Offending Behavior, Parents, Professionals, Public Awareness, Recovery, Research, Support, Sexual Problems, Survivor, Training, Treatment

Recidivism of Sex Offenders (CSOM)

Information about how often sex offenders re-offend.
Tags: At-Risk, Abuser, Offender, Research, Recidivism, Statistics

Recovery and Support for Adult Survivors and Their Families (CMRPI)

Book list on healing and recovery for adults sexually abused as children.
Tags: Resources, Self-Help, Survivor

Reducing Children's Vulnerbility to Sexual Abuse (The Advocacy Center)

An article speaking to parents and caregivers about how to talk to children about their bodies to prevent child sexual abuse.
Tags: Healthy Sexuality, Development, Education

Reform Sex Offender Laws (RSOL): Organization

Organization that envisisions effective, fact-based sexual offense laws and policies which promote public safety, safeguard civil liberties, and offer holistic prevention, healing, and restoration.
Tags: Advocacy, At-Risk, Laws, Legal, Prevention, Public Policy, Sex Offender Management and Registry, RSOL, Reform Sex Offender Laws

Religious Institute: Organization

Faith based sexuality education materials.
Tags: Church, Congregation, Worship, Prevention, Advocacy, Religious Institute

Report Child Pornography: International Agencies

Links to reporting child pornography internationally.
Tags: At-Risk, Abuser, Online, Parents, Professional

Resource Guide on Preventing Child Sexual Abuse in Youth Sports

Resource list of general information and sample policies for preventing abuse in youth sports organizations.
Tags: Prevention and Advocacy, Youth Sports, Athletics, Coaches

Safe Place: Organization

Information and help for teens dealing with difficult or crisis situations. If you’re in a crisis, text the word SAFE and your current location (address/city/state) to 69866.
Tags: Abuse, Helpline, Hotline, Prevention, Runaway, Survivor, Safe Place

Safe to Compete: An Introduction to Sound Practices in Keeping Children Safer to Youth Serving Organizations (NCMEC)

Booklet with guidance, tips, and resources for making youth serving environments safer.
Tags: Advocacy, Education, School, Sexual Abuse Prevention, Parents, Professional

Safe to Compete: Organization

Organization providing access to resources and tools to increase awareness and protect student athletes.
Tags: Advocacy, Education, School, Sexual Abuse Prevention, Parents, Professionals, NCMEC, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, Safe to Compete

Safe4Athletes: Organization

Advocacy and prevention program with resources for student athletes, parents, sports clubs, organizations.
Tags: Awareness, Children, Teens, School, Safe4Athletes, Safe 4 Athletes

Scarleteen: Organization

Comprehensive sexuality information and help for teens and young adults.
Tags: Education, Healthy Development, Sexuality, Parents

Services Available to Victims of Human Trafficking (HHS)

A resource guide of community and state-funded resources, including food, shelter, clothing, medical care, legal assistance, and job training for victims of trafficking.
Tags: Sexual Slavery, Prostitution, Victim Assistance

Sex Addicts Anonymous (SAA): Organization

12-step support groups for adults with addictive sexual behaviors.
Tags: At-Risk, Abuser, Offending Behavior, Sexual Problem, Self-Help, Treatment, SAA

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA): Organization

12-step support groups for adults with addictive sexual behaviors.
Tags: At-Risk, Abuser, Offending Behavior, Sexual Problem, Self-Help, Treatment, SLAA

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