Awareness dating national prevention teen violence week
To better understand teen dating violence, how to recognize the signs, and ways to help prevent it, visit CDC’s Division of Violence Prevention website.
You may also find our free, online training Dating Matters: Understanding Teen Dating Violence Prevention useful.
"These statistics are too high and what we know, too, is that the earlier intervention and prevention measures can be disseminated, the more likely we are to prevent or reduce the risk of harm," Reid said.
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In fact, it’s estimated that one in five high schoolers will experience dating abuse.
Here at FUTURES, we’re committed to preventing violence before it starts.
You’ll find a wealth of resources for teens and adults, including sharable statistics, a Q&A section about teen dating violence, and tips and stories for promoting healthy relationships in your community.