Dating resources center
But these behaviors can set the stage for more serious violence like physical assault and rape.
Adolescents and adults are often unaware that teens experience dating violence.
Teens often think some behaviors, like teasing and name-calling, are a “normal” part of a relationship.
However, these behaviors can become abusive and develop into more serious forms of violence.
FRCs assist families in identifying and accessing community resources to meet their needs, including parenting, family recreation, job search, transportation, child care basic needs, etc.
FRCs also offer parenting and resource libraries, parenting classes, computer and internet access for job search and resume writing, and much more.
All too often these examples suggest that violence in a relationship is normal, but violence is never acceptable.
The 2013 national Youth Risk Behavior Survey found approximately 10% of high school students reported physical victimization and 10% reported sexual victimization from a dating partner in the 12 months* before they were surveyed. Teens receive messages about how to behave in relationships from peers, adults in their lives, and the media. Risks of having unhealthy relationships increase for teens who: Dating violence can be prevented when teens, families, organizations, and communities work together to implement effective prevention strategies.Accordingly, employees in the CARE Office are not mandatory reporters under Title IX or the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act.Have you had a personal experience working with CARE at SARC?We would like to invite past and current members of the campus community to share their thoughts, memories, and experiences with our office through an online form foundhere.Staff may come across non-academic concerns affecting their students.