Statistics

From 1 June 2013 – end October 2016

StopSO has had 425 enquiries from clients wanting help

211 therapists have applied to join StopSO from all over the UK

CLIENT REFERRALS

85% of StopSO clients are self-referred

11% are referred by their family

3% are referred by a professional (police, probation services or a therapist)

NOT ALL OUR CLIENTS HAVE COME TO THE ATTENTION OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM

36% of StopSO clients have not come to the attention of the police or social services

16% of clients approach StopSO after they have been convicted of a sexual offence

48% are in the criminal justice system when they approach StopSO asking for help

SEXUAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN

38% of StopSO clients ask for help not to look at online child abuse images

9% want help to avoid committing a contact offence with a child

11% of are non-offending paedophiles.  That means, they have never committed any offence but are attracted to children and are asking for support to ensure they do not offend

 

DATE: November 26 2016