Raphael's Global Army Against Child Abuse partner with Russia's Child in Danger shelter to provide Tom's Secret free video to Russian children and families.
It is the moral imperative of all people, the world over, to help keep children safe.
Teens may not fully understand the weight of their actions – especially if they have developed an understanding of how relationships operate from portrayals in the media, movies, athletes, and television.
Teen dating violence can have serious consequences (both criminal and civil) for abusers.
Training is provided on an array of topics including, but not limited, to advocating for victims in contact with an abusive partner or ex-partner, conflict resolution within domestic violence shelter programs, reducing rules in shelter, enhanced services to children and youth exposed to domestic violence, social media engagement, economic empowerment strategies, and effective program management, effective policy advocacy approaches, social and racial justice and more.
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Each year, one in ten teenagers reports being the victim of teen dating violence.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, 23% of males and 14% of females surveys indicated that they had been part of a relationship that was violent or abusive.
The NRCDV’s #This Is DV campaign, launched in 2016, elevates the voices of survivors to help validate and name their experiences and raise awareness about the multifaceted nature of domestic violence #Im An Advocate This October, the NRCDV builds on last year’s #Why ICare campaign to ask: Every year the National Call of Unity kicks off Domestic Violence Awareness Month by offering an opportunity to mourn, celebrate, and connect with advocates from national, state, and community-based organizations, governmental agencies, allied movements, survivors and their family and friends.
Speakers will offer their perspectives on the power of advocacy to create social transformation and will share their own stories of inspiration to do this work.
Relationships are more likely to fail – and to become abusive – when the dating partners are young, immature, and spontaneous.