Activities to help with a discussion on teen dating
The New York State Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence (OPDV) is pleased to offer the following ideas and resources for schools and communities to raise awareness of Teen Dating Violence.
Would you like to create space in your classroom for a thoughtful discussion on healthy relationships?
Sistercare encourages parents to talk to their children about the facts and signs of dating violence and to always be cognizant of their dating relationships.
Dating violence is associated with unhealthy sexual behaviors that can lead to unintended pregnancies, sexually transmitted diseases, and HIV infections.
In today’s society, teen dating violence is a growing concern.
In fact, surveys suggest that South Carolina teens are experiencing dating violence at a distressing rate.