National dating abuse hotline
It’s time to put an end to the teen dating violence epidemic and take a stand against all abuse. Hathaway, MD, MPH, “Dating Violence Against Adolescent Girls and Associated Substance Use, Unhealthy Weight Control, Sexual Risk Behavior, Pregnancy, and Suicidality” JAMA.
Together, through active education and action, we can put an end to dating violence and promote safety for teens and young adults.
The National Dating Abuse Helpline is the direct service provider behind loveisrespect.org, operating the 24/7 text, phone, and live chat services.If you or a friend is experiencing abuse and you need support, there are people and resources available to help.For information and assistance anytime, contact: National Dating Abuse Helpline 866-331-9474 866-331-8453 TTY The National Dating Abuse Helpline offers one-on-one service from trained peer advocates and is specifically designed for teens and young adults. The hotline operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and offers services in more than 170 languages.The website has different tabs to educate people on different topics such as domestic violence, financial abuse, LGBTQ relationship abuse, domestic violence policy updates, advocate information, what to expect when calling The Hotline, and life after abuse and domestic violence.The National Domestic Violence Hotline launched loveisrespect, the ultimate resource to empower youth to prevent and end dating abuse and promote healthy dating relationships.