Dating violence organizations
The Date Safe Project is committed to being the nation’s leading organization for teaching how “asking first” makes all the difference in creating safer intimacy and in decreasing occurrences of sexual assault.
Choose focuses on preventing dating abuse by educating 11- 14-year-olds about healthy relationships.
The site offers fact sheets, information, and resources about teen dating abuse to help teens, their parents and friends understand more about this growing problem.
That’s Not Cool addresses ways teens can work against dating abuse in their everyday actions.
Break the Cycle A national, nonprofit organization (supported by many philanthropic organizations, government entities and senators, and members of the entertainment industry) which addresses teen dating violence, Break the Cycle’s mission is to engage, educate, and empower youth to build lives and communities free from domestic violence.
Break the Cycle provides resources and information for teens, educators, parents, supporters, and the media.
Most parents of teenagers would never imagine that their kids could become victims of domestic abuse, but remarkably, it is an increasingly common occurrence.
One young girl shared a very personal account of her experience with teenage dating violence in “48 Hours” Live to Tell: Sophia’s Secret Learn more about Sophia’s story – and where help is available: National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) | 1-800-787-3224 [TTY] Love is Respect: 1-866-331-9474 | 1.866.331.8453 [TTY]RAINN: National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)Love is Respect provides resources for teens, parents, friends and family, peer advocates, government officials, law enforcement officials and the general public. YWCA: offers support for women and girls through sexual assault and domestic violence programs, and more Breakthe engages, educates, and empowers youth to build lives and communities free from domestic and dating violence.
Love is Respect A collaboration between Break the Cycle and the National Dating Abuse Helpline, this web resource provides information and resources on dating violence and healthy dating attitudes and relationships for youth.The National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women is a comprehensive and easily accessible online collection of full-text, searchable materials and resources on domestic violence, sexual violence and related issues.Womens provides easy-to-understand legal information to women living with or escaping domestic violence.They can also seek confidential counsel and advice from professionally trained adults and peers.Resources for teens involved in abusive relationships include the following: The National Domestic Violence Hotline 1.800.799.