Our children’s program works with youth to establish healthy relationships, build self-confidence and ultimately break the cycles of violence.
Dating Abuse is defined as a pattern of coercive behavior in which one person attempts to control another through threats or actual use of physical violence, sexual assault, and verbal or psychological abuse.
You're fat." "You're a bitch." Using Social Status: "My boss is coming over tonight.
I expect this house to be clean." "A woman has no business working in that position!
Sexual Abuse Any action that impacts a person’s ability to control their sexual activity or the circumstances in which sexual activity occurs, including restricting access to birth control or condoms.
Digital Abuse The use of technology such as texting and social networking to bully, harass, stalk or intimidate a partner.
Often this behavior is a form of verbal or emotional abuse perpetrated through technology.