LipGloss for Love has a mission to educate, raise awareness, and prevent domestic Violence while empowering individuals and families to address it within their communities and society.
Our vision is to assure that every participant regardless of age is able to understand the importance of how to live in a safe environment and know
that abuse is not acceptable and love shouldn’t hurt.
Approximately 41% of female IPV survivors and 14% of male IPV
survivors experience some form of physical injury related to their
experience of relationship violence.
Dating violence can take place in person or electronically, such as repeated texting or posting sexual pictures of a partner online without consent. Teens often think some behaviors, like teasing and name calling, are a “normal” part of a relationship – but these behaviors can become abusive and develop into serious forms of violence.
Click the button below to a look at the consequences of unhealthy
teen dating, and the ways to prevent it. More information on IPV and teen dating violence can be found at https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/datasources/nisvs/summary