February is Teen Dating Abuse Awareness Month
Dating abuse, especially among teens, often doesn’t involve physical violence or injuries. Controlling and hurtful words are red flags in a dating relationship and can leave emotional scars. More information, resources
Learn about the “Teen Dating Abuse is #NotJustPhysical” social media advertising campaign.
Use this toolkit, which features graphics to share on social media, posters and other items to help spread the word and start a conversation about teen dating abuse.
The OPDV Winter 2018 bulletin focuses on orders of protection. Highlights include our feature article, “Remote Access to Temporary Orders of Protection Program” as well as a Q&A about the successful implementation of this program in two local counties. This issue also provides information about how and when town and village court judges may issue orders of protection, an explanation of language translation of orders of protection, and information about how and when town and village court judges may issue orders of protection.