Venturing

The following resources may be used by parents and leaders in their efforts to protect youth. Several are are available for purchase. Visit your local Scout shop or www.scoutstuff.org.

The Guide to Safe Scouting

Youth Protection & Adult Leadership.

Venturing Leader Youth Protection Training

Topics covered include the BSA's Youth Protection policies, kinds of abuse, signs of abuse, how to respond to disclosure of abuse, and proper reporting procedures.

Personal Safety Awareness / Concientización Sobre la Seguridad Personal

A sample letter to parents and guardians as well as English and Spanish meeting guides for facilitators' use when showing the age-appropriate sexual abuse prevention video.

How to Protect Your Children From Child Abuse: A Parent's Guide.

A booklet, included in the printed handbooks, providing tips to help parents talk with their sons about child abuse.