Our goal is to deliver effective prevention efforts to address risk factors and increase protective factors.It is vital that health care providers consider the linkages with social services, schools, criminal justice, and youth programs.The SASP is the biggest funding stream IHS has focused on Native Youth and funds 108 projects, totaling more than million.
Another form of abuse is also using sexual or nude photos to blackmail, control, harass, or coerce another person.
One important thing to know is that most people who are victims of violence, including teen dating violence, do not grow up to act violently.
Although many people assume that they will never have to face being in an abusive relationship, one in three teen relationships involves violence.
Almost none of these teens tell their parents, and most teens in abusive relationships don't know where to seek help.
The DVPP funds 83 projects that deliver community-based violence prevention programs to combat domestic and sexual violence.