Donate
ESPAÑOL
Instagram
Leave site now

Freedom from Sexual Violence

SA Information by Topic

There are various topics related to sexual assault.  The following alphabetical list contains a variety of resources on many related topics.   We hope that these resources are informative and helpful!  Please note that we are continuously updating this portion of our website.

Campus LGBTQ Sex Workers
Child Sexual Abuse Male Survivors Sexting & Technology
Drug-Facilitated Sexual Assault Military Sexual Assault Forensic Exam
Elder Sexual Violence Native Americans Sexual Assault Service Provision
Engaging Men People with Disabilities Sexual Harassment
General Information/Statistics Prevention Spanish-speaking Survivors
Housing/Homelessness Prison Rape Elimination Act Stalking
Human Trafficking SARTs Youth/Adolescents
Immigrant & Refugee Sex Offender Management Understanding Trauma
Intimate Partner Sexual Violence

Campus

A Deficiency In Addressing Campus Sexual Assault: The Lack of Women Law Enforcement Officers

Hunting Ground Viewing Guide

The National Sexual Violence Resource Center’s Newsletter – Spring 2014

Fact Sheet: Renewing the Call to End Rape and Sexual Assault

Legislative Overview for Campus 2014

On Top of Everything Else, Sexual Assault Hurts The Survivors’ Grades

Rape and Sexual Assault Victimization Among College-Age Females, 1995–2013

Sexual Assault On Campus: What Colleges and Universities Are Doing About It Beyond Title IX: Guidelines for Preventing and Responding to Gender-Based Violence in Higher Education

 

Child Sexual Abuse

The Advocates Guide: Working With Parents of Children Who Have Been Sexually Assaulted

“Through Our Eyes: Children, Violence, and Trauma” – OVC Video Series

Child Sexual Abuse Prevention and Risk Reduction: Literature Review for Parents and Guardians

Child Sexual Abuse – What Parents Need to Know

From Hurt to Hope: A Child Sexual Abuse/Assault Advocacy Guide

Off Limits: A Parent’s Guide to Keeping Kids Safe from Sexual Abuse (link to purchase book)

Recommended Reading List: Sexuality & Child Sexual Abuse

Facts on Traumatic Stress and Children with Developmental Disabilities

Guidelines for Screening Nannies and Babysitters

Child and Youth Victimization Known to Police, School, and Medical Authorities

Understanding Child Sexual Abuse Statistics and Rates

Drug-Facilitated Sexual Assault(DFSA)

Drug Facilitated Sexual Assault Fast Facts From US Department of Justice

Drug Facilitated Rape – Looking For The Missing Pieces

Alcohol-Facilitated Sexual Assault (AFSA)

Police, Experts: Alcohol Most Common in Sexual Assaults

Elder Sexual Violence

What Every Legal Services Lawyer Needs to Know About Elder Abuse, Practical and Ethical Strategies, and Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault – (link to sign up for training)

Elder Justice Roadmap

Engaging Men

Special Collection: Men and Boys: Preventing Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence

My Masculinity Helps (Video) – Presented by NCCASA North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault

General Information/Statistics

Sexual Violence Surveillance: Uniform Definitions and Recommended DATA Elements

Criminal Victimization, 2011 

Rape and Sexual Assault: reporting to Police and Medical Attention, 1992-2000

Research on Rape and Violence: 2008 California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA) Report

CO Sexual Assault Survey 1999

How Better Data Can Prevent Domestic Violence

National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey 2010 Summary Report (updated version)

National Research on Sexual Violence: A Look to the Future

2012 Rape Crisis Center Survey

The Experience of Dating Violence Among Latino Adolescents

Fact Sheet: Renewing the Call to End Rape and Sexual Assault

Raped or “Seduced”? How Language Helps Shape our Response to  Sexual Violence back to top

Housing/Homelessness

Link Between Housing and Sexual Violence – Infographic – NSVRC

VAWA 2013 Sexual Assault Housing Protections 

 Housing and Sexual Violence Research Brief

Strong Foundation for Healing: Shelter and Sexual Violence back to top

Human Trafficking

The Hustle: Economics of The Underground Commercial Sex Industry

Polaris Project Colorado State Report 2011

Garden of Truth: The Prostitution and Trafficking of Native Women in Minnesota

Enhancing Prosecution of Human Trafficking and Related Violence Against Sexually Exploited Women

Prostitution and Denver’s Criminal Justice System: Who Pays?

The Road North: The role of gender, poverty, and violence in trafficking from Mexico to the US

Shelter Beds For Human Trafficking Survivors

Confronting Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking of Minors in the U.S.

Assisting Trafficking Victims: A Guide For Victim Advocates

Confronting Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking of Minors in the United States.

Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Know the Facts: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children back to top

Immigrant & Refugee

The Experience of Sexual Victimization and Help-Seeking Among Latino Women

Sexual Violence Amongst Farmworkers: A Guidebook for Social Service Providers

Cultivating Fear: The Vulnerability of Immigrant Farmworkers in the US to Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment back to top

Intimate Partner Sexual Violence (IPSV)

Connections: Intimate Partner Sexual violence (2008)

Prevalence and Characteristics of Sexual Violence, Stalking, and Intimate Partner Violence Victimization — National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey, United States, 2011

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and HIV-Affected Intimate Partner Violence 2011

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and HIV-Affected Intimate Partner Violence 2012 back to top

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ)

Let’s Talk About It: A Transgender Survivor’s Guide To Accessing Therapy (2015)

Shades of Change: A Guide for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Service Providers Working With Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People of Color (2015)

Connections: Setting the Stage: Strategies for Supporting LGBTIQ Survivors (2010)

Who are Transgender People? Transgender Basics for Victim Service Providers Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and HIV Affected Intimate Partner Violence 2011

Sexual Violence & Individuals Who Identify as LGBTQ Information Packet back to top

Male Survivors

If He is Raped

Lisak 1994 Male Survivor Interviews

Male Survivors of Sexual Assault Spanish

Male Survivors of Sexual Assault English

Living Well – A Guide for Men

Connections: Male Survivors of Sexual Violence (2011) back to top

Military

Department of Defense Annual Report of Sexual Assault in the Military: Fiscal Year 2014

Make The Connection: Effects of Military Sexual Trauma

National Alliance to End Sexual Violence Military Sexual Assault Policy Statement (5/17/13)

Factors Associated With Women’s Risk of Rape in the Military Environment

Sexual Violence in the Military: A Guide for Civilian Advocates back to top

Native Americans

New Language, Old Problem: Sex Trafficking of American Indian Women and Children

Garden of Truth: The Prostitution and Trafficking of Native Women in Minnesota

back to top

People with Disabilities

Culture, Language, and Access: Key Considerations for Serving Deaf Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence

Crimes Against Persons with Disabilities, 2008-2010

Facts on Traumatic Stress and Children with Developmental Disabilities back to top

Prevention

Recognize. Respond. Starting Conversations Means Ending Violence.

Shifting the Paradigm: Primary Prevention of Sexual Violence

National Sexual Violence Resource Center Prevention Assessment: Innovations in Prevention

American Perceptions of Sexual Violence: A FrameWorks Research Report

Key Findings From “A Systematic Review of Primary Prevention Strategies for Sexual Violence Perpetration”

Connecting the Dots – A Shared Risk and Protective Factor Framework

There’s No Place Like Home…for Sex Education – A resource to help parents talk to kids about sex 

Bold Steps Toward Child Health and Adolescent Health: A Plan for Youth Violence Prevention in Colorado

Sexual Violence Prevention Curricula Guide – Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs

Tools for Change:  An Introduction to the Primary Prevention of Sexual Assault back to top

Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)

Justice for Victims Behind Bars: Improving the Response to Cases of Sexual Abuse in Confinement

Hope for Healing: Information for Survivors of Sexual Assault in Detention

Hope Behind Bars: An Advocate’s Guide to Helping Survivors of Sexual Abuse in Detention

National Prison Rape Elimination Commission Report

Meeting the Needs of Prison Rape Victims

Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities Reported by Youth, 2008-2009

Implementing The Prison Rape Elimination Act: A Toolkit for Juvenile Agencies and Facilities

Facts about Sexual Assault in Prison

PREA – A Pennsylvania Perspective

Commonly Used Terms in Prisons

How to Implement a Institution Based Sexual Assault Response Team (SART)

What Happens When a Person is Incarcerated in a State Prison

Working with Victims Who Are Inmates

Understanding Rape in Prison

End the Abuse: Protecting LGBTI Prisoners of Sexual Assault (ACLU)

back to top

SARTs (Sexual Assault Response Teams)

Sustaining a Coordinated Community Response: Sexual Assault Response and Resource Teams (SARRT)

Rape, Victims, and Investigations: Experiences and Perceptions of Law Enforcement Officers Responding to Reported Rapes

Judges Tell: What I Wish I Had Known Before I Presided in an Adult Victim Sexual Assault Case back to top

Sex Offender Management

Prosecution, Transfer, and Registration of Serious Juvenile Sex Offenders

Juvenile Sex Offenders March 2009

2014 SOMB Annual Legislative Report

Juveniles who commit sex offenses against minors back to top

Sex Workers

Our Lives Matter: Sex Workers Unite for Health and Rights

Prostitution and Denver’s Criminal Justice System: Who Pays?

The Road North: The role of gender, poverty, and violence in trafficking from Mexico to the US back to top

Sexting & Technology

Trends in Unwanted Online Experiences and Sexting

Privacy and Safety on Facebook: A Guide for Survivors of Abuse back to top

Sexual Assault Forensic Exam

Notifying Sexual Assault Victims After Testing Evidence

2007 Survey of LE Forensic Exam Processing

Social Change Analysis of SANE Programs back to top

Sexual Assault Service Provision

Organizational Support for Evaluation: Creating Cultures of Curiosity in the Anti-Sexual Violence Movement

How to Start and Facilitate Support Group for Victims of Stalking

Core Services and Characteristics of Rape Crisis Centers

The Economic Cost of Violence and Abuse

Publications Habla Espanol Working with Spanish Speaking Victims

Real Tools: Responding to Multi-Abuse Trauma

The Effectiveness of Sexual Assault Services in Multi-Service Agencies

Client Limited Release of Information Form Spanish 1

Client Limited Release of Information Form Spanish 2

Cultivating Evaluation Capacity: A Guide for Programs Addressing Sexual and Domestic Violence

Mental Health and Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Resources

The Domestic Violence and Mental Health Collaboration Project

Mental Health and Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Powerpoint

Sample Sexual Assault Intake Form

Screening for the Civil Legal Needs of Sexual Assault Victims

Tips for Protecting Victim Privacy in Court

2014 Rape Crisis Center Survey

2012 Rape Crisis Center Survey

NNEDV Safety Net’s Technology & Confidentiality Resources Toolkit

False Reports: Moving Beyond the Issue to Successfully Investigate and Prosecute Non-Stranger Sexual Assault

Building Cultures of Care: A Guide For Sexual Assault Services Programs

Enhancing Sexual Assault Services

back to top

Sexual Harassment

Talking Points: Sexual Harassment

When Street Harassment Comes Indoors: A Sample of New York City Service Agency and Union Responses to Street Harassment

The Experience of Being Targets of Street Harassment in NYC: Preliminary Findings from a Qualitative Study of a Sample of 223 voices who Hollaback! back to top

Spanish-Speaking Survivors

Existe Ayuda (Help Exists): Si has sido víctima de violencia sexual, TIENES DERECHOS. (If you have been a victim of sexual assault, you have RIGHTS.)

Existe Avuda (Help Exists): ¿Qué es el acoso sexual? (What Is Sexual Harassment?)

Existe Avuda (Help Exists): Atención mujeres…existe ayuda (Attention Women…Help Exists)

Stalking

Stalking: A Victims Handbook

Stalking Safety Planning

Responding to Stalking: A Guide for Prosecutors

Responding to Stalking : A Guide for Community Corrections Officers

Stalking: A Problem Oriented Guide for Police

How to Start and Facilitate Support Group for Victims of Stalking

Practitioner Perspectives: Highlighting Promising Responses to Stalking Across the United States back to top

Understanding Trauma

The Neurobiology of Sexual Assault – Archived Webinar

Youth/Adolescents

7 Steps to Protecting our Children Darkness to Light

AAUW Hostile hallways report

Addressing the Gendered Dimensions of Harassment and Bullying: What Domestic and Sexual Violence Advocates Need to Know

Adolescents Experiences Of Sexual Assault By Peers

Adolescent Sexual Assault Victims’ Experiences with SANE-SARTs and the Criminal Justice System

Media Savvy Youth: Challenging Pop Culture Messages
that Contribute to Sexual Violence Spring 2010

Moving From Them To Us Challenges Reframing Violence Among Youth

Sexual Harassment Prevention in Schools Curriculum Manual

Teen Perspectives on Romantic Relationships

Teenagers in the United States: Sexual Activity, Contraceptive  Use, and Childbearing, National Survey of Family Growth 2006–2008 US

Teen Sexual Assault Survivors: Legal Impacts and Considerations 2009

Youth Sexuality and Reproductive Health in the Digital Age.

The impact of sexual abuse on female development: Lessons form a multigenerational, longitudinal research study

The Experience of Dating Violence Among Latino Adolescents

Yo Soy: National campaign to end the stigma and silence around sex education, birth control, abortion and young parenting within the Latina/o community.

From Tots to Teens: Recognizing and Protecting the Rights of Sexual Assault Victims Who Are Minors

Child and Youth Victimization Known to Police, School, and Medical Authorities Youth Sexual Health in Colorado: A Call to Action back to top