Sexual Abuse of Children with Disabilities: A National Snapshot

Publish Date: 
March 2013

Vera’s Center on Victimization and Safety partnered with the Ms. Foundation for Women in 2012 to examine the prevalence of this abuse and existing responses and to recommend next steps for a national strategy to respond to this epidemic. This issues brief summarizes the study, its findings, and its recommendations.

Nancy Smith & Sandra Harrell