Welcome to Do Something.org, a global movement of 5.5 million young people making positive change, online and off! The 11 facts you want are below, and the sources for the facts are at the very bottom of the page. This mindset is helping to create an epidemic of teen dating violence, with one in three teens in Canada experiencing some form of abuse in their romantic relationships. Every day, in dozens of subtle and not-so-subtle ways, our sons and daughters are learning it’s okay to treat sexual and physical violence against women as a joke.An Evaluation of the Teen Violence Prevention Program. Published by the Canadian Women’s Foundation, 2011.Each one of us at every age deserves to be in healthy relationships where we feel safe, trusted and respected.But adults often forget to teach young people what a healthy relationship looks like.
Run, Walk or Wheel for Battered Women’s Support Services On average every 5 days a women in Canada is killed by her intimate partner.Research indicates there are at least nine key components to a successful healthy relationship or dating violence prevention program.They are: Tutty, Leslie M., Ph D: Healthy Relationships – Preventing Teen Dating Violence.Niki Sharma received her law Degree from the University of Alberta and was called to the Bar in British Columbia in 2006. Because relationships exist on a spectrum, it can be hard to tell when a behavior crosses the line from healthy to unhealthy or even abusive.PDF format* (1.15 MB) Determining the effectiveness of a dating violence prevention program for youth is challenging.