Pass on the information below, but let your teen know you are SAN FRANCISCO (April 27, 2016) – Futures Without Violence (FUTURES) announced today that it received its first Webby Award for That’s Not Cool, a website aimed at preventing teen dating violence and digital abuse.
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Social media is a hotbed of violent and abusive activity, especially for teenagers who are new to relationships and unsure of how to handle their feelings most appropriately.
One in three teenagers – nearly 1.5 Million – in a romantic relationship admits to being in an unhealthy relationship.
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Below you’ll find information and tools to help you talk to your kids about healthy relationships, guidelines on how to navigate their world of cell phones and social networking and how to talk to your kids about being an upstander vs. If you suspect your teen may be a victim of abuse, you are the most important resource and advisor for your child.
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Dating is an inevitable part of life that many experience for the first time as a teenager.
Healthy relationships, however, require hard work, communication, and a level of maturity that may not be present in teens.
As a result, many teen relationships – nearly one third – are characterized as either unhealthy or violent.