Dating violence advice
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Maybe you struggle to find the right opportunity, or maybe you’re just scared and don’t know what to expect.
Womens provides easy-to-understand legal information to women living with or escaping domestic violence.
On Watch Campus is a mobile app designed to help keep students on college campuses safe by giving them the tools to plan and inform the people they trust when they need help.
In a recent national survey, nearly 10 percent of high school students reported physical violence and 11 percent reported that they experienced sexual violence from a dating partner in the 12 months before the survey.
Teens who are victims in high school are at higher risk for victimization during college and throughout their lifetimes.
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month Dating violence occurs between two people in a close relationship.
That’s Not Cool addresses ways teens can work against dating abuse in their everyday actions.
The National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women is a comprehensive and easily accessible online collection of full-text, searchable materials and resources on domestic violence, sexual violence and related issues.
Teen dating violence can be prevented, especially when there is a focus on reducing risk factors as well as fostering protective factors, and when teens are empowered through family, friends, and others (including role models such as teachers, coaches, mentors, and youth group leaders) to lead healthy lives and establish healthy relationships.
It is important to create spaces, such as school communities, where the behavioral norms are not tolerant of abuse in dating relationships.
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Futures Without Violence has led the way and set the pace for ground-breaking education programs, national policy development, professional training programs, and public actions designed to end violence against women, children and families around the world.