Teen dating violence is happening with the same type of behavior that is displayed by one partner being control whether it’s the boy or the girl.
The behavior displayed is control through name calling, hitting and or threating his/her partner.
It is encouraged for parents to maintain some communication with their teenager in their relationship as their teenager progresses to adulthood.
The color orange signifies for teenagers to be in healthy relationships.
Violence Against Women Program (VAWA) would like to thank the Elderly program staff for wearing the color orange in recognition of Teen Violence Month.