Dating violence help victims
Rural programs report that transportation, parental consent, and the lack of teen-specific services often prevent youth from engaging services.Furthermore, local programs (not only those located in rural communities) are highly interested in developing and implementing peer advocacy models.Tip: You can quickly leave this website by clicking on the "X" icon in the bottom right or by pressing the Escape key twice.
Hundreds of thousands of young people are experiencing dating abuse, sexual assault, and stalking every year.
These are important gaps which could benefit from additional resource development and technical assistance.
It is important to note the language used by teens when talking about their romantic or intimate relationships may be unfamiliar to adults, including parents and service providers.
National Center for Victims of Crime is the nation’s leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims.
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.