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.
Resources on healing and recovery for anyone who has experienced trauma.
|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.
|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.
|Support for Partners||
Support and information for partners of an adult survivor of child sex abuse.
|Stop The Silence||
An organization that works to stop child sexual abuse.
|Stop It Now! UK||
Our sister site, Stop It Now! UK & Ireland.
|Stop Educator Sexual Abuse, Misconduct, and Exploitation (SESAME)||
Organization dedicated to public awareness and prevention to address sexual safety in educational settings.
Information and resources for youth and adults about cyberbullying.
|State Statutes Seach (Child Welfare Information Gateway)||
Searchable database of child abuse laws and policies by state.
|State Liason Officers for Child Abuse and Neglect||
A listing of liason officers by state.
|State Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Numbers (Child Welfare Information Gateway)||
A listing of phone numbers by state to call and report child abuse.
|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.
|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.
|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.
|Sibling Abuse Survivors' Information and Advocacy Network (SASIAN): Organization||
Information, including parent guide to address questions regarding sibling sexual abuse.
|Shared Hope: Organization||
An organization trying to eradicate sex trafficking by through awareness, prevention, treatment, and training.
|Sexuality: Family and Community Resources||
Information and resources for parents and youth.
|Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS)||
Information about sexuality for adults and youth.
|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.
|Sexual Recovery Institute: Organization||
Information, resources, and treatment for adults with sex and pornography addiction.