List of resources and articles on how faith-based communities respond to child welfare and other acts of violence
Link to publication "Guide to Working with Survivors of Sexual Violence for Faith-Based Organizations and Religious Institutions" and links to resources
National, multi-faith, multicultural training and education organization working to end sexual and domestic violence
Responding to the sexual abuse of Muslim children
Domestic Violence and Muslim Women FAQs
Guide for safety planning for faith-based organizations
Resources for faith-based responses to sexual violence
List of resources for faith-based organizations in preventing and responding to SA
Interfaith resources in combating domestic abuse
Information, Help with, healing from, and protection against abuse targeted toward a Mormon audience
Crisis intervention for Muslim women experiencing sexual violence or assault in New Zealand
Resources and practical guidelines for Christian communities to recognize, prevent, and respond to abuse
Guide to protecting children from online sexual exploitation
Spirit Fire is a partnership with survivor leaders who are cultivating inspired and renewed relationships for all hurt by abuse and all members of the Catholic Church, rejecting cynicism and fostering ever-deepening faith and compassionate connections.
Native American Resources
Native American and tribal-specific on preventing and responding to sexual abuse
Comprehensive source for information on sexual violence in Indian Country.
Group of lay Catholics who seek to end sexual abuse in the clergy and specifically the Diocese of Lansing, MI. Provides legal representation and offers mental health referrals.
Survey of U.S. Catholic Women on the Clergy Sexual Abuse Crisis. There is also more information
about what CWF has submitted to the Vatican for review
The Dallas Charter.
A comprehensive set of procedures originally established by the USCCB in June 2002 for addressing allegations of sexual abuse of minors by Catholic clergy. The Charter also includes guidelines for reconciliation, healing, accountability, and prevention of future acts of abuse. It was revised in 2005, 2011, and 2018.
about the sexual abuse of children.
Information for women who have experienced sexual abuse
Resources for people who have experienced sexual abuse in the church
List of Victim Assistance Coordinators
for dioceses across the nation
Basic training and specialized formation for people working in the field of safeguarding minors, by the Centre for Child Protection (CCP) of the Pontifical Gregorian University
Information on Non-Contact Offenses
Information about internet facilitated sexual offenses
Information on specific treatment programming via individual and group psycho-educational support for non-contact specific sex offenses.