The national teen dating abuse helpline
Each year, nearly 1.5 million high school students nationwide experience physical abuse from a dating partner.
At a rate far higher than other forms of youth violence, teen dating violence impacts 1 in 3 adolescents in the United States through physical, sexual, emotional and verbal abuse.
National hotlines can help connect victims, survivors, and their support networks connect with local resources.
National Clearinghouse on Families & Youth Teen Dating Violence Resources NCFY’s resources for youth workers include summaries of new research, Q&A’s with experts, and articles about what youth programs are doing to combat dating violence.
Hotline: 1 (844) 762 – 8483 Available Monday through Friday, am to pm CST via phone.
The Strong Hearts Native Helpline is a safe, anonymous, and confidential service for Native Americans experiencing domestic violence and dating violence.
Available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean Vietnamese, Somali and Russian.
Resources for Youth Workers and Educators Runaway and Homeless Youth and Relationship Violence Toolkit This toolkit was developed by and for advocates in the runaway and homeless youth (RHY) and domestic and sexual assault (DV/SA) fields to help programs better address relationship violence with runaway and homeless youth.
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