Share them with your teen and look at them together, or simply pass them on.Breakup violence among teens is a crime that has no zip code. A relationship ends and what happens is an emotional surge of uncontrollable anger.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.
Created from tragedy, Dating Abuse Stops Here, or DASH, was created to inspire and inform a community.
Students with Boston’s Start Strong program aim to promote healthy relationships and prevent teen dating violence and Shawsheen Regional Technical High School’s dating awareness club meets weekly to discuss how to educate classmates about the dangers of dating abuse.
Watch the video above and below to hear from the students.
Choose focuses on preventing dating abuse by educating 11- 14-year-olds about healthy relationships.
The Lauren Dunne Astley Memorial Fund was created by her parents.