They can be neighbors, babysitters, religious leaders, teachers, coaches, or anyone else who has close contact with children.Fact: In as many as 93 percent of child sexual abuse cases, the child knows the person that commits the abuse. In the majority of cases, the perpetrator is someone the parents or child knows, and that person may be in a position of trust or responsibility to the child and family.The child victim may be a boy or a girl; in most cases knows and trusts the abuser; may be an infant, toddler, preschooler, or school-aged child up to age 18; may come from any socioeconomic background or ethnic or religious group; is usually afraid to tell about the sexual abuse for fear of being blamed or punished; and rarely is abused by a stranger.
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Child sexual abuse is any form of sexual activity imposed upon a child by an adult or other child in a position of power, authority, or influence.
Child sexual abuse can involve touching the intimate parts of a child’s body, enticing or forcing the child to have sexual relations, or participating in nontouching offenses, such as obscene phone calls or taking pornographic photos.
The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) Web site provides general definitions about the types of sexual abuse.
The people who sexually abuse can be immediate or extended family members (fathers, mothers, stepparents, grandparents, siblings, uncles, aunts, cousins, etc.).