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Developing Consent in a Digital Age

As technology advances, it becomes a more prominent form of communication. An unfortunate consequence of this is its use to perpetuate dating abuse. Social media, online dating, texting, and video chatting have become an integral part of relationships. Read our latest blog to find out how technology is influencing consent.
Posted: February 26th, 2021 | Permalink

5 Pillars of a Healthy Relationship

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, and with a shocking 33% of teenagers experiencing a form of dating abuse we would like to highlight a few important characteristics to ensure a healthy relationship. Dating partners in healthy relationships share five key traits. Read our latest blog to find out more.
Posted: February 23rd, 2021 | Permalink

Legal Advocacy & Policy

Abuse is always a crime, that holds true regardless of your age. If you are under 18, there are legal protections available, however, they require the help of an adult. Read more today.
Posted: February 16th, 2021 | Permalink

Ending Sexual Abuse

Sexual violence accounts for 20.9% of dating violence experienced by teen girls and 13.4% of dating violence experienced by teen boys. Read our latest blog and learn how you can become an advocate and ally.
Posted: February 9th, 2021 | Permalink

Talking with Teens: A Conversation on Control

Statistically, teens are most likely to go to a peer or friend in cases of dating violence, and studies have shown that 80% of parents do not even identify teen dating violence as a problem. This month we are proud to release “CONTROL”- a guided lesson plan to help young people learn the difference between power and control. Read more today.
Posted: February 3rd, 2021 | Permalink