The call is then instantaneously connected to the nearest RAINN (Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network) member center.
If all counselors at that center are busy, the call is sent to the next closest center.
While teen dating violence can happen to anyone, the majority of the violence affects young women.
Women between the ages of 16 and 24 experience the highest rate of intimate partner violence – almost the national average.
Capping off the last day of #nspw we are extending our Hotline phone, text & email hours from 4 hours to 12 hours from 12pm -12am!
The relationships you have in your youth help form the foundations for relationships later in life.
We’ll kick off Teen DVMonth tomorrow, February 4th, with It’s Time to Talk Day.
Hosted by Break the Cycle’s Love Is Not Abuse Campaign, It’s Time To Talk Day is an annual awareness day that aims to generate conversations about healthy relationships and prevent teen dating violence and abuse. Another great way to get involved this month is to participate in Respect Week, February 10-14, hosted by the loveisrespect National Youth Advisory Board (NYAB).
As long as the baby has not been abused, the person may do so without fear of arrest or prosecution.Schedule an outreach event today to help educate the community.learn more about outreach August 25, 2017 Teen Line Call-A-Thon In honor of National Suicide Prevention Week, Teen Line presents our very first Teen led Call-A-Thon!The caller’s phone number is not retained, so the call is anonymous and confidential unless the caller chooses to share personally-identifying information. Virginia Family Violence & Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-838-8238 (V/TTY) The Action Alliance operates the statewide hotline, a toll-free, confidential, 24-hour service that provides crisis intervention, support, information, and referrals to family violence and sexual assault survivors, their friends and families, professionals, and the general public.American Bar Association, Division for Public Education: National Teen Dating Violence Prevention Initiative: The American Bar Association has developed and distributed nationally 1,000 Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Toolkits introducing teens to dating facts, warning signs, and prevention recommendations.