Abuse | Domestic Abuse and Teen Dating Violence
Teen Dating Abuse/Violence is defined as the physical, sexual, or psychological/emotional violence within a dating relationship, as well as stalking. It can occur in-person or electronically and may occur between a current or former dating partner. Dating violence occurs across genders (CDC).
The National Dating Abuse Helpline provides immediate and confidential support 24/7. Call 1-866-331-9474, 1-866-331-8453 (TTY) or text "loveis" to 22522, or visit LoveIsRespect.org.
NYS Domestic and Sexual Violence Hotline, 1-800-942-6906, is a resource for victims, family members, friends and others. The Hotline operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It is a multi-language confidential hotline.
Offers comprehensive dating abuse prevention programs exclusively to young people. Resources and tools for teens and adults including in-person training and online consultation dating abuse. They are the official TA provider for the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women (Breakthecycle.org).
This 8.5 X 11 inch printable poster can be printed and displayed to make students aware of school staff members responsibility to share information that could result in harm of self of others according to school policies (NYSCSH, 10/2017).
Provides an extensive resource library for school health educators and health professionals on Teen DV including statistics on prevalence, sample policies, best practices, curricula, health care insights, information for parents, caregivers and bystanders. Vawnet is a project of the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence and this website is funded by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families.
Provides research and resources for school staff on school climate, and social emotional learning. Includes Federal funding for training. (U.S. Department of Education, Office of Safe and Healthy Students to the American Institutes for Research (AIR).
Page Updated 7/8/21