Dating violence prevention month
February is Teen Dating Violence (TDV) Awareness and Prevention Month.
Dating violence is more common than many people think. And nearly half (43%) of dating college women report experiencing violent and abusive dating behaviors.
, Break the Cycle's youth movement, wanted a theme that spoke to the importance of the differences in relationships, young love, and boundaries.
Members expressed that, your first loves sets you up for the rest of your life, and it's how you learn to define relationships.
As we enter into the month of February and draw closer to Valentine’s Day, Attorney General Jim Hood would like to remind Mississippians of Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month and the resources available at the Attorney General’s Office.
National statistics show that one in three adolescent girls in the United States is a victim of physical, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner.
Technology has made it possible to easily track legislation, and hold your representatives accountable.