Wed, Feb 09|
Coast City Church
Teen Dating Violence Awareness (Teens & Young Adults)
February is "Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month" (TDVAM) Every February, young people and their loved ones join together across the country for a national effort to raise awareness about the issue of teen dating violence.
Time & Location
Feb 09, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Coast City Church, 420 N El Camino Real, Oceanside, CA 92058, USA
About the event
Ages 12-21 are welcome to join us for a night of games, raffle giveaways, and awareness on Teen Dating Violence.
TDVAM is all about bringing awareness and knowledge which is the key to prevention. Join us to learn how you can keep safe and learn the warning signs to help friends and those you care about!
Every young person is deserving of a healthy, respectful, and kind relationship.
Dating violence is more common than people think, especially among teens and young adults.
- 1 in 3 teens in the U.S. experiences physical, sexual, or emotional abuse from someone they’re in a relationship with before they become adults.
- Nearly half (43%) of college women report experiencing violent or abusive dating behaviors.
-81% of parents believe teen dating abuse is NOT an issue.
-80% of teens believe teen dating violence abuse is a SERIOUS issue.
Let's talk about it!