In order to protect kids in your life, it’s important to know how child sexual abuse often occurs.
Almost 10% Before 18Nearly 1 in 10 children will be sexually abused before their 18th birthday.
It's Not A Stranger in a Van91% of victims know their abuser.
More Than We KnowIt's estimated that only 30% of sexual assault cases are reported to authorities.
Children Are The Target2/3 of all reported sex offenses nationwide are against children ages 0-17.
Boys & Girls Are Affected1 in 6 girls and 1 in 33 boys ages 0-17 will be sexually assaulted by another young person.
Online Abuse1 in 7 youth internet users received unwanted sexual solicitations.
Child sexual abuse is any interaction between a child and an adult (or a young person not on the same developmental level as the child) that is…
A. sexual, or done for sexual gratification
B. non-consensual (a child cannot consent!)
C. ALL OF THE ABOVE
Child sexual abuse can include…
A. sending or showing a pornographic image
B. assault (rape, oral sex, touching genitals)
C. genital exposure
D. ALL OF THE ABOVE
It can happen…
A. with young children
B. with adolescents
C. with girls
D. with boys
E. in black families
F. in Hispanic families
G. in white families
H. in poor neighborhoods
I. in wealthy neighborhoods
J. in religious homes
K. in homes where parents are divorced
L. in homes where the parents are married
M. WITH ALL OF THE ABOVE