Relationships and Safety: Web Resources for Teens and Young Adults
Love is Respect (National Teen Dating Violence Helpline)
Loveisrespect, National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline was launched in February 2007 with help from founding sponsor, Liz Clairborne Inc. It is a national 24-hour resource that can be accessed by phone or the internet, specifically designed for teens and young adults. The Helpline and loveisrespect.org offer real-time one-on-one support from trained Peer Advocates. Peer Advocates are trained to offer support, information and advocacy to those involved in dating abuse relationships as well as concerned parents, teachers, clergy, law enforcement, and service providers.
The Safe Space (Project of Break the Cycle)
Break the Cycle is a national nonprofit organization addressing teen dating violence. We work every day towards our mission to engage, educate and empower youth to build lives and communities free from domestic violence. Our success is demonstrated by more than a decade of leadership in working with teens to prevent and end domestic and dating violence. The Safe Space is a web resource for teens to learn about dating violence, and helps address teen questions such as “How can I get out of my abusive relationship?”
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape
Developed by teens for teens to raise awareness and prevent date rape and sexual abuse.
For more information or to discuss domestic abuse concerns you may call the Partners Employee Assistance Program at 1-866-724-4EAP.
Safelink: a 24 hour Hotline for Information and Referral Call 1-877-785-2020
If you need Immediate Assistance, dial the police at 911
This content was last modified on: 10/26/2016