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.
|Common Sense Media||
Advice for parents about keeping kids safe online. Also includes articles and research about privacy and internet safety.
|Connect Safely: Organization||
Webpage for parents, teens, educators, advocates, and concerned adults about the impact of the social Web. Safety tips available in Spanish.
|Consumers Guide to Therapist Shopping||
Empowering and informative discussion about the process of choosing professional support for adult survivors of sexual abuse. Appropriate for both men and women.
|Coping with the Shock of Intrafamilial Sexual Abuse (National Child Traumatic Stress Network)||
Information for families, individuals and professionals addressing sex abuse behaviors among family members
|Court Appointed Special Advocate Association (CASA): Organization||
A network of trained volunteers representing the best interests of abused and neglected children in the courtroom and other settings.
|Creating a Safe Place for Children and Youth in Communities of Faith: Article||
Suggested policies and practices for faith-based communities to design safe environments
|Creating Safer Environments for Children (Commit To Kids)||
Resources and tools for creating safe and abuse free enviroments for parents and organizations. French available.
|Crime Victim Assistance Directory: National Center for Victims of Crime||
Directory of available local victim assistance resources, including legal, financial and emotional aid. Also includes an attorney referral line.
|Crime Victim Services Directory: Office for Victims of Crime||
Directory of resources for victims of crime including legal, financial and emotional assistance. Includes glossary of terms.
|Crimes Against Children Research Center||
Provides research and statistics to the public, policy makers, law enforcement personnel, and other child welfare practitioners about the nature and impact of crimes against children.
|Crisis Centers Directory (RAINN)||
Directory of organizations and crisis centers serving survivors of sexual violence.
Online confidential support and help to address own child pornography viewing.
|Custody Cases: Protecting your Child from Sexual Abuse: Article||
Information and guidance for parents in custody cases involving sexual abuse, written by Atty. Arlaine Rockey
|Cybersex Unhooked: A Workbook for Breaking Free from Compulsive Online Sexual Behavior||
A workbook for those struggling with compulsive online sexual behaviors.
Website with information and resources for individuals with cybersexual addictions and their loved ones.
|Cybertip!ca: Canada's National Tipline||
Canada's national tipline for reporting the online sexual exploitation of children. Also includes resources for internet safety for parents, youth, and schools.
National reporting hotline for internet safety.
|Darkness to Light||
Organization empowering adults through prevention, awareness, and education to end child sexual abuse.
|Deaf Hope: Organization||
Provides services to Deaf survivors of domestic and sexual violence. Also provides training to professionals on working with the Deaf community.
|Differences between a Child Molester and a Pedophile (Child Molestation Research & Prevention Institute)||
Information page describing different categories of sexual abusers.