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The Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People was established by the USCCB in June 2002. It is a comprehensive set of procedures for addressing allegations of sexual abuse of minors by Catholic clergy. It is revised continually to reflect the ongoing commitment of the bishops.
Prevent Child Abuse America - Prevent Child Abuse America works to ensure the healthy development of children nationwide.
A Canonical Perspective on the Sexual Abuse Crisis - Speech by Sister Euart, a canon law consultant and former associate general secretary of
what is now the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, at a 2007 panel discussion
on issues behind the sexual abuse crisis.
Letter to Dioceses regarding the intersection of human trafficking and child abuse and neglect from Migration and Refugee Services (MRS)
Take 25 For Communities - Offers a basic description of the Take 25 campaign, its resources, suggested events as well as directions to the website to register an event.
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