Relationship Violence Awareness
On average, 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States — more than 12 million women and men over the course of a year, according to The National Domestic Violence Hotline. 58% of College student say they don’t what to do to get help for themselves or others who are dealing with dating abuse. From February 12th-16th join Cascadia College in taking a look at relationship violence and learn more about what resources are available to those who are suffering, or have suffered, from abuse.
ON CAMPUS EVENTS
Stop by and learn about the resources available for students, faculty and staff who may be dealing with relationship violence
- February 12 from 10:00-11:00 am located in the lower level entrance of CC1
- February 13 from 4:00-5:00 pm located in the lower level entrance of CC1
Check out the community art project Conversation Hearts! Read what others are saying about relationship violence and contribute your own thoughts. Hearts will be available so you can contribute anonymous messages details #thatislove or #thatisnotlove. Add your voice to the conversation.
- February 12-16 on the first floor atrium in CC1/2
Wear Orange 4 Love Day
Tell the world why you wear orange with hashtags #Orange4Love and #teenDVmonth. Wear Orange 4 Love Day is on the second Tuesday of February and was started by the National Youth Advisory Board from loveisrespect.org to raise awareness about teen dating abuse.
- February 13 all day long!