Dating violence victim services
Many of these national organizations can guide you to more in-depth and knowledgeable resources in your community and surrounding areas.These hotlines offer support from well trained, caring advocates 24/7/365 (including holidays).
The Family Violence Prevention and Services Program (FVPSA), is the primary Federal funding stream for a national network of domestic violence shelters and programs.
Reaching out for help to stop domestic violence in your relationship, and navigating the complex resources in your community can be difficult.
Abuse occurs in all types of relationships and among people with varying backgrounds of age, race, religion, financial status, sexual orientation and education.
Teen dating abuse is any act that causes harm or threatens the risk of harm to a teen by an individual who is in a current or former dating relationship with that teen.
As you make decisions about how to get away from the abuse and ensure your own safety, developing a safety plan becomes more and more important.