Boy Scout

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

The Guide to Safe Scouting

Youth Protection & Adult Leadership.

Boy Scout 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.


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.

A Time to Tell / Hora de Contarlo

Introduces the "three R's" of Youth Protection and should be viewed by troops annually.

Camp Leadership ... A Guide for Camp Staff and Unit Leaders

Brochure for camp staff who are responsible for providing a safe and healthy camp setting where Scouts are free from the worries of child abuse.