National teen dating dating violence awareness
As February comes to an end, it’s important to discuss one of the things it represents.
While the month is often associated with love and romance due to Valentine’s Day falling in the middle, the month is also a time to reflect on the possible negative sides of relationships, since February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.
Learn more about TDVAM events in your community with this handy calendar.
Being a teen isn’t an easy experience, and navigating relationships as a teen definitely isn’t an easy experience. with Consent a reminder that each relationship has it's individual traits, and everyone deserves to have their boundaries respected!It's a national effort carried on by activists, community leaders, and national and local organizations, to raise awareness about dating abuse, promote programs that support young people, and encourage communities to prevent this form of abuse with the goal of decreasing the prevalence of dating abuse among young people.Dating violence can happen to any teen in a romantic, dating, or sexual relationship, anytime and anywhere.Many adolescents and adults are often unaware that teens experience dating violence.