Dating domestic violence month
“With evidence building in support of the link between childhood exposure to violence and abusive and unhealthy relationships later in life, the need for programs that prevent violence before it occurs is clearer than ever.” According to Sherry Hamby, lead author of the new study, “We know that some youth are just generally more at risk for everything than other youth.
After several violent outbursts with her, he pulled an 8 inch kitchen knife out of his backpack in the school hallway and stabbed her to death.
A Thin Line Empowering youth to stop the spread of digital abuse.
Technology Safety Planning with Survivors Help young survivors of teen dating violence make safer decisions online with safety planning tips sheets from the National Network to End Domestic Violence.
For more information about Federal Awareness Events supported by the FVPSA Program, please visit the program’s web page, where you can learn more about national training and awareness events in honor of Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.
Be More Informed To learn more about dating violence and domestic violence please visit VAWnet, the National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women.
Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month is a national effort to raise awareness about dating violence, promote programs that support young people, and encourage communities to prevent this form of abuse with the goal of decreasing the prevalence of dating violence among young people.