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Catholic News Service Issue Alert

CNS looks at sex abuse in society, what the scale of the problem is, what is being done to help the victims and pursue the perpetrators, and how the Church might provide models for response based on its own history dealing with such abuse in this series of articles.

Secretariat for Child and Youth Protection

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops site dealing with their Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People. Site provides many resources for parents, parishes, and dioceses.

US Department Health & Human Services - Child Welfare Information Gateway

Federal government site which provides comprehensive information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

Established in 1984 as a private, nonprofit organization to provide services nationwide for families and professionals in the prevention of abducted, endangered, and sexually exploited children.

NetSmartz

Part of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children devoted entirely to educating adults, children and teens about the safe use of the internet.

Child Lures Prevention

Sections “For Parents” and “Research and Statistics” provide sound information for all adults concerned about the safety of children and youth.

Darkness to Light

National nonprofit organization and initiative devoted to raising awareness of the prevalence and consequences of child sexual abuse by educating adults about the steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse.