National dating violence organizations
Resources for teens involved in abusive relationships include the following: The National Domestic Violence Hotline 1.800.799.
SAFE (7233) or 1.800.787.3224 (TTY) Established in 1996 as a component of the Violence Against Women Act passed by Congress, the Hotline is a nonprofit organization that provides crisis intervention, information, and referral to victims of domestic violence, perpetrators, friends, and families.
The National Domestic Violence Hotline is a 24-hour, confidential, toll-free hotline created through the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) in the United States.
Hotline staff immediately connect the caller to a service provider in his or her area.
By calling any of the national hotlines, a trained advocate will be able to connect you to a program in your community.They should be encouraged to reach out to trusted adults like parents, teachers, school counselors, youth advisors, or health care providers.They can also seek confidential counsel and advice from professionally trained adults and peers.The National Centers for Victims of Crime (NCVC) 1-800-FYI-CALL A 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization supported by members, individual donors, corporations, foundations, and government grants, NCVC can help find local victim services counselors for young people in trouble.NCVC is the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and those who serve them.
Many of these national organizations can guide you to more in-depth and knowledgeable resources in your community and surrounding areas.