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.
|Kempe Foundation for Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse: Organization||
Provides research on the effects of child abuse and neglect, and outreach and training nationally and internationally.
|Kid and Teen Safe: An Abuse Prevention Program for Youth with Disabilities (National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women)||
Program guide for the replication of a school-based physical and sexual abuse prevention program for youth and parents of youth with disabilities.
|Kids Help Phone: Canada (1.800.668.6868): Organization||
Phone and web counseling and self-help information for youth age 20 and under.
Provides training to address online child pornography concerns.
|La Strada International: European Network Against Trafficking in Human Beings: Organization||
Anti-Trafficking network focused on prevention, public awareness, and intervention and advocacy for survivors.
Organization working to prevent sexual abuse through education and awareness, and to help survivors heal with guidance and support. Includes prevention workshops and curricula for parents, children, and youth-serving organizations and trainings for caregivers of children who have been abused.
|Leadership Council on Child Abuse and Interpersonal Violence: Organization||
Scientific organization dedicated to providing professionals and lay persons with current research affecting public health and safety
|Legal Aid Programs (Legal Services Corporation)||
Search resource for locating local legal aid programs
|Linea De Ayuda En Vivo Para Las Víctimas Del Asalto Sexual Y Sus Familias Y Amigos (RAINN)||
RAINN's online Spanish resources and confidential Spanish peer-support helpline. La Sala de Ayuda, a group chatroom, is open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7pm - 9pm (ET). 24/7 help available by calling: 1.800.656.HOPE or 1.800.656.4673.
|Making Daughters Safe Again||
Online community and information resource for survivors of mother-daughter sexual abuse.
|Male Survivors of Abuse (A Men's Project)||
A list of web-based resources for men who are survivors of child sexual abuse.
Support, treatment, and advocacy for male survivors of abuse.
|Mandatory Reporters of Child Abuse and Neglect (Child Welfare Information Gateway)||
Fact sheet summarizing state laws regarding mandated reporting, including discussion of confidentiality and standards for reporting.
|Massachusetts Citizens for Children: Organization||
State-based advocacy group promoting children's rights in Massachusetts through community education and mobilization, including the Enough Abuse campaign against child sexual abuse.
|Mental Health Services Locator (SAMHSA)||
Resource directory to locate mental health services across the US.
|Mothers Against Sexual Abuse: Organization||
Education and resources for survivors and their families.
|Mothers of Sexually Abused Children (Circle of Moms)||
An online community of parents and caregivers whose children have been sexually abused.
|Mothers of Sexually Abused Children: Organization||
An online resource and support site for mothers whose child or children have been sexually abused.
|National Adolescent Perpetration Network (Kempe Foundation)||
Network of professionals working together to prevent children and adolescents from developing abusive and sexually harmful behaviors.
|National Association for Counsel of Children: Organization||
Professional resource for attorneys involved in child welfare, juvenile justice, and custody issues.