How to Talk to Your Child about Safety from Sexual Abuse

An important step in protecting children from sexual abuse involves having age-appropriate, open conversations about their bodies and safe boundaries. We understand that talking to your child about keeping their bodies safe can be uncomfortable. This presentation expands on the different ways you can talk to your child about sexual abuse and personal body safety. Topics can include identifying parts of the body, healthy boundaries, safe vs. unsafe touch, and how to encourage and maintain open communication with your child.