One in 10 children in the U.S. will be sexually abused before the age of 18. As adults, we are responsible for the wellbeing and protection of the children in our care.
The 5 Steps to Protecting Our ChildrenTM is an introductory guide to help adults protect children from sexual abuse. Using an evidence-informed approach, these guidelines provide simple and practical actions you can take to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse.
Together, they form the framework for Darkness to Light’s prevention training program, Stewards of Children®.
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