Insights from the Hotline Room: Talking to Teens

Talking to teens about sexual assault is important, but finding the right words to say isn't always easy. RAINN support specialists from the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline share tips and phrases for talking to teens.

National Sexual Assault Hotline: Statistics

Since 1994, the National Sexual Assault Hotline has helped more than 2.2 million people. 

Children and Teens: Statistics

Child sexual abuse is a widespread problem. One in nine girls and 1 in 53 boys under the age of 18 experience sexual abuse or assault at the hands of an adult. 

Campus Sexual Violence: Statistics

College-age women, ages 18-24, are at an elevated risk of sexual violence. 


The Criminal Justice System: Statistics

The majority of perpetrators of sexual assault will not go to prison. 

Big Problem on Campus

Survey of 27 universities highlights widespread problem of sexual violence