About

Are you working to help parents and young people find truth and safety on the issue of pornography? The Safeguard Alliance brings leaders together to solve our common challenges, as well as provide opportunities for social support, collaboration, professional development, and shared messaging.

We welcome organizations and individuals from a variety of backgrounds who have influence with families and young people – education, health, technology, government, church leaders, nonprofits, and more.

How you can get involved:

1. Join our monthly online meetings. We meet via Zoom the second Thursday every month at 10:30 am pacific, 11:30 am mountain, 12:30 pm central, 1:30 pm eastern.

2. Join our private Facebook group for collaboration, strategy, and support. Find us at: The Safeguard Alliance CESE.

3. Attend the Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation Global Summit and meet with the Safeguard Alliance members in-person

 

If you would like to learn more, please contact Vauna Davis, General Chair of The Safeguard Alliance at vauna@reach10.org.

Members

Joint Projects

#TalkTodaySafer Tomorrow Blog Series

Video

Presentations by members of the Safeguard Alliance.

Ready or Not, Porn is Influencing the Way Teens Think About Sex and Intimacy-Natalie McAneney

The Landscape of Technology – Threats and Opportunities – Ron DeHaas

Millennials Connecting for Change- Creed Orme & Rachel Denton

The New Normal: The Threat of Sexual Predation in Dating Relationships- Haley Halverson

10 Proactive Ways to Protect Young Minds from Pornography – Kristen Jenson, Protect Young Minds

A Culture of Accountability: Shaping Behavior with Technology – Ron DeHaas

Kristen Jenson, “Porn-Proof Kids: Using a Little Brain Science to Help Children Reject Porn “

Member Articles

This is an aggregate of articles posted on the blogs of the Safeguard Alliance members. The content belongs to the individual members and does not represent the National Center on Sexual Exploitation’s views or approval.

5 Popular Porn Categories That are Considered Sexy Online But are Disturbing in Reality

5 Popular Porn Categories That are Considered Sexy Online But are Disturbing in RealityCover photo by Illia Cherednychenko. 5 minute read. Through science and research, we are seeing that porn is having negative effects on individuals, relationships, and society. The normalization of this industry is distorting a healthy understanding of sex, especially in younger consumers in our generation, […]

Elizabeth Smart’s Heartbreaking Account of Porn’s Role in Her Abuse (Video)

Elizabeth Smart’s Heartbreaking Account of Porn’s Role in Her Abuse (Video)Elizabeth Smart’s living nightmare began on the night of June 5, 2002 in an upscale neighborhood in Salt Lake City, Utah, when a bearded man cut the screen of an open window in her home, snuck into her bedroom, put a knife to her throat, and dragged the […]

This Study Shows Feeling Shame Fuels Hypersexual Behavior While Feeling Guilt Fuels Change

This Study Shows Feeling Shame Fuels Hypersexual Behavior While Feeling Guilt Fuels ChangeThere’s a vast amount of research on the harmful effects of pornography, and it’s important that this information is accessible to the public. Weekly, we highlight a research study that sheds light on the expanding field of academic resources that showcase porn’s harms. […]

How Porn Fantasies are Changing Our Generation’s Sexpectations for Reality

How Porn Fantasies are Changing Our Generation’s Sexpectations for RealityTRIGGER WARNINGThe following post contains descriptions of porn acts and sex acts found in porn. Reader discretion advised. Recently, a group of young guys was asked about their sexual expectations when going out with someone for the first time. Here are some of the responses, all […]

Project_Streaming Industry

Project_Streaming IndustryThe post Project_Streaming Industry appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-09-07

CESE_Safeguard Alliance Taskforce

CESE_Safeguard Alliance TaskforceThe post CESE_Safeguard Alliance Taskforce appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-09-06

Good News! Project Arachnid Tracks Down Child Abuse Images and Protects Survivors

Good News! Project Arachnid Tracks Down Child Abuse Images and Protects SurvivorsImagine an “army of spiders” crawling the internet through millions of websites at lightning speed. Sound creepy? Well, yes and no!  What if the “army of spiders” was on a determined hunt to track and flag child sexual abuse material for destruction? Sound impossible? […]

Defender Program

Defender ProgramThe post Defender Program appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-27

Test Tile Graphic

Test Tile GraphicThe post Test Tile Graphic appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-27

How Respect Shrivels the Power of Porn

How Respect Shrivels the Power of PornIf you had tried to convince me 11 years ago that I needed to respect my porn-addicted husband, I would have laughed in your face. Not the “funny ha-ha” kind of laugh. More like a sneer with words dripping with venom: I’ll respect him when he’s worthy of my respect. […]

Your Child Struggles with Porn? You Are Not Alone

Your Child Struggles with Porn? You Are Not AloneWhen my son told us he had been watching pornography, I wanted to throw up. When I understood the depth of his addiction and the length of time he had been watching, I berated myself, feeling inadequate as a parent and person. But mostly I felt alone. […]

Modesty and Smart Clothing Choices: Teaching Our Kids to Be Seen for Who They Are

Modesty and Smart Clothing Choices: Teaching Our Kids to Be Seen for Who They AreBy Jenny Webb and Mattie Barron Let’s face it: we all feel better when we like what we are wearing. When I was a college student, I found that for me, if I went to class in sloppy sweats and a ponytail, […]

Project_Out of the Shadows_Pornography + Sex Trafficking

Project_Out of the Shadows_Pornography + Sex TraffickingThe post Project_Out of the Shadows_Pornography + Sex Trafficking appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-18

Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The Buyer

Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The BuyerThe post Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The Buyer appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-18

Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The Buyer

Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The BuyerThe post Project_Stop Trafficking Demand The Buyer appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-08-18

Sick Momo Challenge: What Parents Need to Know

Sick Momo Challenge: What Parents Need to Know  By Mary BassettThere is a new dangerous and creepy challenge spreading across social media. The “Momo Challenge”, or the “Momo Suicide Challenge”, encourages kids to hurt others, themselves, and eventually to take their own lives.The challenge has allegedly been the linked to the death of  a 12-year-old girl […]

Covenant Eyes Once Again Named a Fastest Growing Company

Covenant Eyes Once Again Named a Fastest Growing CompanyInc. 5000 has once again named Covenant Eyes as one of the fastest growing private companies in America. Since 2010, the company has been recognized by Inc. Media for its year over year revenue growth and growth in employees. Out of 5,000 companies, Covenant Eyes was named number […]

Back-to-School Anti-Bullying Strategies

Back-to-School Anti-Bullying Strategies By Courtney CagleGoing back to school is an exciting (and nervous!) time for both kids and parents. We worry about whether kids will do well in their classes, if they will get along with others, and if they will be friends with “good” kids. And of course, we often worry … read moreSource: […]

Lesson: Learning Positive Self-Talk

Lesson: Learning Positive Self-Talk In our image-obsessed culture, it is imperative that children learn how to talk kindly to themselves. Children must learn their self-worth should be based on who they are intrinsically, instead of their ability to fit into popular culture. Teaching this lesson will help you discuss your children’s current forms of … read […]

When Fantasy Invades Your Marriage

When Fantasy Invades Your MarriageFantasy seems like an invincible foe. Close your eyes and you can picture anything you want, with no one to stop you. Unlimited helpings of dessert, without gaining any weight? Done. Scoring the winning touchdown in next year’s Super Bowl? Done. Being on the beaches of Tahiti instead of studying … […]

Snapchat Made Easy for Parents

Snapchat Made Easy for ParentsThe number of social media platforms is dizzying! Out of all of them, why should you pay attention to Snapchat? Because in the past couple of years, Snapchat has taken over as the clear favorite of teens. That’s right, 45% of teens say Snapchat is their go-to social network, eclipsing … […]

I knew about “stranger danger” but not the risks from family or young peers…

I knew about “stranger danger” but not the risks from family or young peers… … read moreSource: We Stand GuardPublished on 2018-08-06

A Surprising Ally to Help Kids Stay Safe Online

A Surprising Ally to Help Kids Stay Safe OnlineIf you have more than one child, you’ve probably grown accustomed to hearing, “Moooooooom, Adam hit me!” or “Daaaaaaaaaad, Sarah said a bad word!” If you’re like me, you hear the drawn out syllables of your name and immediately groan—will this tattling ever end? But there is […]

The 8 Best Questions to Ask When Your Child Has Seen Porn

The 8 Best Questions to Ask When Your Child Has Seen PornIt’s one of many parent’s worst fears: in spite of your best efforts and strongest precautions, your child has been exposed to porn. And given the range of devices available, the pathways of exposure are almost too numerous to list. One mom learned that […]

Project_Church Resources

Project_Church ResourcesThe post Project_Church Resources appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-07-13

Project_Fly Free from Sexual Harassment on Planes

Project_Fly Free from Sexual Harassment on PlanesThe post Project_Fly Free from Sexual Harassment on Planes appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-06-26

21 Tips on How to Nurture Your Child’s Mental Health

21 Tips on How to Nurture Your Child’s Mental Health … read moreSource: We Stand GuardPublished on 2018-06-21

Out of the Shadows: Confronting the Rise of Child-on-Child Harmful Sexual Behavior

Out of the Shadows: Confronting the Rise of Child-on-Child Harmful Sexual BehaviorThe post Out of the Shadows: Confronting the Rise of Child-on-Child Harmful Sexual Behavior appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-06-05

Project_Action Center

Project_Action CenterThe post Project_Action Center appeared first on National Center on Sexual Exploitation. … read moreSource: NCOSE BlogPublished on 2018-05-01

My child will tell me if an unsafe touch happens…(but will they REALLY tell?)

My child will tell me if an unsafe touch happens…(but will they REALLY tell?) … read moreSource: We Stand GuardPublished on 2018-04-15