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.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.
The Lauren Dunne Astley Memorial Fund was created by her parents.
All through Massachusetts, teenagers are working to bringing awareness to the growing problem of dating and breakup violence.
Students participating in Lincoln Sudbury High School’s Mentors in Violence Prevention program give a dramatic presentation to fellow students about the warning signs of dating abuse and breakup violence.
” Instead, reassure your child that you are sorry they are hurting, and willing to help in any way you can.
Make sure they understand that this is not their fault, and they are not deserving of the abusive treatment. There are domestic violence hotlines, counseling, and support groups widely available.