Healthy relationship building
What is LINK?
The Link program focuses on sexual violence prevention and teen dating through healthy relationship building and empowering youth to make better dating decisions and how to help friends who are experiencing dating abuse.
Safe Dates is an evidence-based program curriculum that educates youth and adolescents on how to identify and prevent dating violence. Through ten engaging sessions, students will learn and discuss the causes of dating violence, how they can help a friend in an abusive relationship, common gender stereotypes regarding dating violence, and important prevention techniques.
What does LINK Teach?
Participants will learn the skills necessary to develop healthy dating relationships including positive communication, sexual risk reduction, and conflict resolution, as well as learn how to help themselves or friends in abusive dating relationships.
Who is Link For?
The purpose of this program is to inform and provide a discussion forum to help prevent sexual violence among the target population, which includes middle and high school aged youth.
For more information on Link, please message TLC4@saaf.org