Statics on dating violence
SAFETY ALERT: Computer use can be monitored and it is impossible to completely clear all website footprints.
If you are in danger, please use a safer computer that your abuser can not access directly or remotely, or call ODVN 800-934-9840 or the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 800-799-SAFE.
Do you know where to go for help if you suspect a teen is in an abusive relationship?
KNOW MORE about the National Dating Abuse Helpline READ MORE about what you can do if you think you are in an abusive relationship SAY NO MORE to teen dating abuse Check out our Teen Dating Violence Booklet for teens, parents and anyone working or coming in contact with teens and/or their parents.
In a 2014 survey, 20% of teens report they've been the victim or perpetrator of physical or sexual abuse.60% say that psychological abuse has occurred in their relationships.According to teens themselves in a 2009 survey: How do you know what to do when someone confides in you?has some great ideas for helping friends, family, your child, and even a stranger. Consequences can be fatal PCADV's Domestic Violence Fatality Reports for 2008 through 2010 identify eight victims of dating violence: four were between ages 13 - 18, and four were 19-year-olds.Dating relationships and the Pennsylvania Protection From Abuse (PFA) Act.
Teens (with some adult help) can go to a judge to get a Protection From Abuse order.