Teen dating violence awareness and prevention week

Posted by / 19-Apr-2016 16:58

Did you know that one in three adolescents experience some form of dating abuse before the age of 18?

Please click here for more information and for ways you could do your part this month.

One-quarter of parents don’t talk to their teens about domestic violence.

Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month encourages parents and adolescents to take an inventory of their relationships.

Expect Respect is a comprehensive, dating abuse prevention program that supports vulnerable youth, develops youth leadership, and collaborates with schools and community partners to promote healthy teen relationships.

Rosenbluth will be speaking at our National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence next month!

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Women between the ages of 16 and 24 experience the highest rate of intimate partner violence – almost the national average.

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