After signing up you will receive a proof of enrollment letter to send to your probation officer, or employer, for approval.From there, you can work through as many hours or weeks of the program that you need.In the 1999 study Prevalence, Incidence, and Consequences of Violence Against Women: Findings from the National Violence Against Women Survey, more than half of all rape victims were under 18 at the time of the first rape.Many victims of domestic violence, too, are young women.
For more information on the criminal laws that could be applied, please see family violence Laws.
Every day, young people navigate relationships - crushes, breakups, sexuality, firsts, and hook ups - but they don’t always have the space to talk about them, learn about them, or share their experiences.
Throughout the course, you’ll learn skills that will benefit both your personal and professional relationships.
It may include a single act of violence, or a number of acts that form a pattern of abuse.
Family violence can have serious-and sometimes fatal-consequences for victims and for those who see or hear the violence.