Dating violence resources
Statistics show that one in three teenagers has experienced violence in a dating relationship.
loveis to 22522* 866-331-9474 Highly-trained advocates offer support, information and advocacy to young people who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships.
Victims of teen dating violence are more likely to do poorly in school and report binge drinking, suicide attempts and physical fighting.
Victims may also carry the patterns of violence into future relationships.
Few of us are used to asking teenagers about their dating practices.
Yet there is growing evidence that teens are abused by their boyfriends and girlfriends at rates comparable to those of long term adult relationships.