Sexual Violence

Sexual violence is a significant problem in the United States that can have a profound impact on lifelong health, opportunity, and well-being. CDC works to understand the problem of sexual violence and prevent it.

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Technical Package
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STOP SV: A Technical Package to Prevent Sexual Violence pdf icon[2.84 MB, 48 Pages]

This technical package represents a select group of strategies based on the best available evidence to help communities and states sharpen their focus on prevention activities with the greatest potential to reduce sexual violence (SV) and its consequences.

Learn how you can implement strategies from the technical packages with CDC’s Violence Prevention in Practice tool.

Page last reviewed: February 5, 2022