Dating Violence

Helpline | What is Dating Violence? | Resources


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What is Dating Violence?

The term “dating violence” means violence committed by a person who is or has been in a social relationship of a romantic or intimate nature with the victim and where the existence of such a relationship shall be determined based on a consideration of the following factors: the length of the relationship; the type of relationship; and the frequency of interaction between the persons involved in the relationship.

Dating Violence Resources

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline

Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

Break the Cycle

That’s Not Cool

Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence

Men Can Stop Rape

National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women

Dating Matters Initiative


Updated April 11, 2018

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