Learn more about TDVAM events in your community with this handy calendar.Help Someone Today If you or someone you know who is in an abusive dating relationship, free and confidential help is available 24 hours a day through the National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline, 7 days a week at 866-331-9474, or TTY 1-866-331-8453. Confidential help is also available through the National Domestic Violence Hotline.
Teen DV Month is a national effort to raise awareness about dating abuse in teen and 20-something relationships and promote programs that prevent it. Dating abuse affects around 1.5 million teens annually.
For ten years, has provided immediate support and resources to young people impacted by dating abuse or unhealthy relationships, along with information and support to their family and friends.
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Each year, nearly 1.5 million high school students nationwide experience physical abuse from a dating partner.
At a rate far higher than other forms of youth violence, teen dating violence impacts 1 in 3 adolescents in the United States through physical, sexual, emotional and verbal abuse.