Alternatives to dating violence
Many teens do not report it because they are afraid to tell friends and family.A 2011 CDC nationwide survey found that 23% of females and 14% of males who ever experienced rape, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner, first experienced some form of partner violence between 11 and 17 years of age.Presentations are designed to educate the public on topics related to domestic violence and sexual assault in order to promote prevention and provide education and resources for these situations that affect children’s lives.315-468-3260 315-484-7263 (TTY for Deaf community - during business hours) Short-term supportive and educational counseling, support groups and advocacy with legal, medical and social systems for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and other crimes. Domestic violence education and accountability program designed to challenge the beliefs and attitudes of individuals who have been abusive to their partners and/or ex-partners.However, these behaviors can become abusive and develop into more serious forms of violence.Teen dating violence is defined as the physical, sexual, psychological, or emotional violence within a dating relationship, including stalking.
Education-based prevention presentations are available to any school, community, or professional group.
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Comprehensive emergency sheltering services to women and men in crisis and their children.
–a 50% credit to your Missouri State tax liability.
Individual donors contributing more than 0 annually may qualify for a 50% Missouri Domestic Violence Shelter tax credit on your Missouri state tax liability.