Dating abuse prevention program services focuses on educating the community, increasing awareness about the dynamics of dating abuse, healthy relationships, and bystander intervention in domestic abuse. The dating abuse prevention program in Houston can be provided at your location across the Greater Houston area by AVDA’s Youth and Outreach Specialists, including schools, places of worship, civic groups, and more.
Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse’s goal means ending relationship violence by:
- Advocating for the safety and self-determination of victims
- Promoting accountability for abusers
- Fostering a community response to abuse
About AVDA’s Dating Abuse Prevention Program Services in Houston
AVDA’s Safe Dates program is one of the youth dating abuse prevention services that we provide. The Safe Dates program is a nationally-acclaimed program for middle and high school students that educates youth in how to recognize signs of dating abuse and prevent it from occurring in their relationships. For adults, AVDA offers training services for dating abuse prevention both for themselves and their children. In addition to dating abuse prevention, the Youth and Outreach Specialists can provide presentations on workplace domestic violence, dynamics of abuse and more.
AVDA’s Houston dating abuse prevention program is offered free of charge. Also learn more about AVDA’s other services, including our legal team, who are prepared to fight for you, and our counseling team who are here to provide support and healing. Dating abuse prevention provides another opportunity to help break the cycle of violence—before it begins.
You can learn more about our services and other information by calling AVDA at 713-224-9911.
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