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Dating Violence Awareness: An Open Forum

An informational forum on teen dating violence.

Date: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

Time: 11:00 am

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

Location: Cowee IV

Contact: Maureen McLeod 518 244-2211 ; mcleom@sage.edu

Dating Violence Awareness Information

Could Save Your Life

Are you, or is someone you know, a victim of teen (ages 16-24) dating violence?

Warning signs may include:

  • Emotional abuse
  • Physical abuse
  • Restriction of freedom
  • Sexual abuse
  • Limiting independence with rules and directions
  • Isolation from friends and family
  • Threats
  • Harassment

Please join us for an informational forum on teen dating violence. Learn about the services available to victims of dating violence through Family Court and from Unity House Domestic Violence Services.

This presentation is made available by the staff of the Law Project of Unity House Domestic Violence Services. The Law Project provides free legal consultation and representation to all victims of domestic violence. Project staff are experienced in resolving the often-complicated legal challenges faced by victims of domestic violence who are seeking civil legal relief and, in addition to direct representation, can provide assistance in preparing legal documents and providing court accompaniment, safety planning and emotional support.