The statistics are sobering and shocking:
·1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys will be sexually abused before age 18.
·Approximately 50% are abused by someone outside of the family whom they know or trust.
·Nearly 70% of child sex offenders have between 1 and 9 victims; at least 20% have 10 to 40 victims.
·More than 20% of children are sexually abused before the age of 8.
·An average serial child molester may have as many as 400 victims in their lifetime.
·There are approximately 39 million survivors of sexual abuse in America today.