For teensThis information can help you understand violence as it affects you. It's important to know what a healthy relationship is. Do you know what it looks like? It's important to recognize an abusive relationship too, and to know where you and your friends can turn for help before things get worse. Take a look through and share with your friends.
Click on the circles below to download and print in PDF format.
"Talk About It"
Charlottetown teens share their views on healthy and unhealthy relationships http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gXYHMqfvsg.
Also see Additional Links and Resources for teens. Sponsored by the Mayor of Charlottetown's Purple Ribbon Taskforce.
Women's Network PEI recently worked with youth across PEI to make a video about the strength, courage, empathy, and wisdom of youth. Here is the result http://vimeo.com/65754294
Where Teens Can Get Help
In an Emergency, call 911
Kids Help Line 1-800-668-6868 (24 hours a day)
Child Abuse Line 1-877-341-3101; after hours 1-800-341-6868
Island Help Line (toll free) 1-800-218-2885 (24 hours a day)
School Guidance Counsellors, teachers and staff
For additional help: If you or someone you know has experienced dating, family or sexual violence see the Family Violence Resource Guide 2013 for information on all of the services and programs available on Prince Edward Island to help.