Teen dating violence
Statistics show that one in three teenagers has experienced violence in a dating relationship.
In dating violence, one partner tries to maintain power and control over the other through abuse.
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YWCA Sexual Assault Resource Center (SARC) 1-800-773-8570 Provides complete, free and confidential rape crisis victim service to sexual assault survivors aged 12 and older and their non-offending family members, friends and partners throughout the State of Delaware.
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Special issues for Teen Victims Teens are often even more reluctant than adult victims to get help for domestic violence.
There is an increased fear among teen victims that they are partly to blame and that adults will judge them. Advise the teen that it is not their fault and they do not deserve to be treated that way.
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