Where to find help

Darkness to Light®
Darkness to Light's mission is to shift responsibility for preventing child sexual abuse from children to adults by providing information on how to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse.  

Love Our Children USA™
Love Our Children USA is the national nonprofit leader in breaking the cycle of violence against children.  Since 1999, Love Our Children USA has paved the way in the prevention of all forms of violence and neglect against children, keeping children safe and strengthening families.  

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC)
NCMEC is a public-private partnership serving as a national clearinghouse for information on missing children and the prevention of child victimization.  NCMEC works in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.  

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization.  RAINN created the National Sexual Assault Hotlines, which it operates in partnership with more than 1,100 local rape crisis centers across the country. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual assault, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.  

Stop It Now!®
Stop It Now! offers adults the tools they need to prevent sexual abuse before a child is harmed. They provide support, information and resources that enable individuals and families to keep children safe and create healthier communities. In collaboration with a network of community-based programs, they reach out to adults who are concerned about their own or others’ sexualized behavior toward children.  

Stop the Silence: Stop Child Sexual Abuse, Inc.®
Stop the Silence works with others toward the prevention and treatment of child sexual abuse. The worldwide mission of Stop the Silence is to expose and stop child sexual abuse, help survivors heal, and celebrate the lives of those healed. 



Since 1959 Childhelp has been dedicated to the treatment and prevention of child abuse and neglect.  Childhelp's National Child Abuse Hotline operates 24/7/365 with highly trained counselors, and receives 200,000 calls per year from children, parents, concerned adults and professionals.  Childhelp's Good-Touch/Bad-Touch prevention program reaches over 90,000 children annually in 42 states and 14 countries.