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.
|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.
|Disability and Abuse Project: Organization||
Education, advocacy and policy project to prevent the abuse of individuals with disabilities.
|Domestic Violence Pro Bono Guide (American Bar Association)||
National directory of organizations accepting volunteers to provide free legal services to survivors of domestic abuse.
|Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public Website: Organization||
Includes National Sex Offender search and connection to state Public Registry sites.
|ECPAT International: Organization||
Global network coordinating research, advocacy, and action to combat the sexual exploitation of children.
|ECPAT: UK: Organization||
Organization for the prevention of child sexual exploitation and trafficking in the UK.
|ECPAT: USA: Organization||
Organization for the prevention of child sexual exploitation in the US.
|Evaluation of Children in the Primary Care Setting When Sexual Abuse Is Suspected (American Academy of Pediatrics)||
Clinical report outlining the steps that should be taken when evaluating children for signs of sexual abuse.
|Facts About Homosexuality and Child Molestation (Sexual Orientation: Science, Education, and Policy)||
Information by Dr. Herek, Ph.D. about stereotypes of gay men as sexual abusers.
|Facts About Homosexuality and Child Molestation (UC Davis)||
Article discussing the once common misperception of the link between homosexuality and child molestation by citing professional studies; also gives general information about child sexual abuse and abusers.