Don’t accept an open drink from someone you don’t know, and control the amount of alcohol you consume.
Too much can cause you to lose control of your surroundings, allowing someone else to take advantage of you.
Sometimes, good relationships turn sour, but no one deserves to be in a relationship where they are the victim of violence.
There are certain things you can do to prevent dating violence in your relationship as well as with people you care about.
To avoid these kinds of situations, avoid pairing off with just one person on a first date.This could be sexual assault, physical violence, verbal, mental or emotional abuse.February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month.Teaching healthy relationship skills and changing norms about violence can help prevent teen dating violence.Talk to teens now about the importance of developing healthy, respectful relationships.