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You Are Courageous!
Ever wish that you had the words to call someone out when you know what they’re doing is wrong? Or wish that you could help make a change?
That’s what this website is all about! Here, you’ll learn about how to use your voice to help end dating abuse. Explore this site to educate yourself on relationship rights and responsibilities, learn tips and tools for speaking out and to find out how to start your own club to make a change. One voice can make a change. Many voices can create a movement for change. Be courageous. Be the change!
If you think your friend might hurt someone, assess your safety before getting involved.
Call 911 if needed and don’t put yourself in danger.
EVERYONE deserves respect! Respect in a relationship means you treat each other equally and fair. In a healthy relationship you respect the other person’s limits and they respect yours, too. This means listening when someone says no, and NOT pushing someone into something they don’t want to do.
Find out more about your relationship rights and responsibilities by clicking here.
A healthy relationship is free from all types of violence. Many people think relationship abuse is all about the physical, but there are many different types of abuse.
Some examples are:
It’s important to think about the way we want to be treated in a relationship and that we treat others with the same respect. That includes people we date as well as our friends. Sometimes we expect that everyone feels like we do about things. If you make a habit of asking others how they feel in certain situations and really listening to them, you can start to build healthy and happy relationships! Learn more about what you can do to help make a difference by clicking here.