Did you know that 2 out of 3 teens will experience dating violence?
Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month gives us an opportunity to shed light on this issue, one of the most devastating, but often hidden, dangers that our young people face.
Download a Teen Dating Violence Awareness Tookit HERE for your school or group to help bring awareness to this important issue.
Dating Abuse Red Flags- Warning Signs for people who may be in an abusive relationship
Louisiana ranks 2nd in the Nation for women murdered by Men!
THIS MUST CHANGE!
Faith House provides safe refuge for more than 2000 individuals each year fleeing a life of pain and violence. In addition to safe shelter and support services we work hard everyday to Break The Cycle and Prevent domestic violence!
Faith House, in conjunction with the Lafayette Domestic Violence Council and the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement opened the Family Justice Center of Acadiana in January of 2016, in downtown Lafayette.
The Family Justice Center of Acadiana provides ONE PLACE where victims can go to talk to an advocate, plan for their safety, interview with a police officer, meet with a prosecutor, receive civil legal assistance, and receive information on shelter.
Click HERE for more information about the Family Justice Center of Acadiana.
If you are in danger, please use a SAFER computer, or call 911, a local hotline, or the U.S. National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 and TTY 1-800-787-3224.
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Lafayette, LA 70509