February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month and Sarah McGaughnea talks about teen dating violence. Teen dating violence can start as young as 10 years old! There are signs that parents should be aware of; Sarah encourages parents to have open communications with their teens and how schools can help prevent teen dating violence. Interview by HMM producer Aileen Javier.
Unity House’s 24-hour Domestic Violence Hotline, text line, and web chat feature are anonymous services which provide crisis intervention, information and referrals 24-hours a day, year-round. Collect calls accepted. To talk with an advocate in confidence:
Hot Line: (518) 272-2370
Text: (518) 720-6161
Or use their web chat online: rc.chat/uhdvs