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Find Your Voice RETURNS!

Our first workshop was so successful, we’ve added another! Guided To Safety presents BreakTheCycle.org’s … “Find Your Voice – Ending Violence” a dating abuse awareness workshop series for teens Session 1: Dating Abuse 101 Monday, April 7, 6:30-8:00pm * types of abuse, cycle of abuse, warning signs, healthy relationships Recommended for 7th-12th graders Session 2: […]

FIND YOUR VOICE Workshop Series

One more week before our upcoming series for teens on dating abuse!  There are a few seats remaining.  No cost.  Snacks will be served.  With 1 in 3 teens being physically, emotionally, or sexually abused in a dating relationship, how can we afford to not raise the awareness of our youth? Contact us now, GuidedToSafety@gmail.com, […]

We Care … You Save

Guided To Safety is Proud to sponsor … This is not sport. This is SURVIVAL. If someone wants to hurt you physically, that makes them an enemy. Learn how to “End the Threat” in seconds so you can return home safety.   Aware. Prepared. Ready…. for any situation that may occur in your daily life. It’s the […]

I Don’t Like My Teen’s Dating Partner

The following blog is from Break The Cycle and offers several good tips on what to do if you don’t care for the individual your child is dating, particularly if you suspect dating abuse. In regards to talking with your child, Guided To Safety can provide you with a series of handouts to assist you […]

3 Destructive Words for Our Boys

“Be a Man!” In saying this to our boys, what are we really telling them?  What message are they receiving? Watch this trailer of an upcoming documentary – an exploration of American masculinity –  by The Representation Project, creators of “Miss Representation.”

A Warning To Teens Before They Start Dating

By Jan Joffman NY Times Photos: Joe Jaszewski BOISE, Idaho — After studies emerged more than a decade ago showing that the highest rates of physical and sexual assault happen to women ages 16 to 24, programs to prevent abusive relationships have concentrated on high school and college students. Students from North Junior High School […]

App Could Save Your Life

New App Lets People in Abusive Relationships Seek Help Quickly by Laura Beck Jezebel Aspire News is a new app out for iPhone and Android that’s made for people in abusive relationships. It’s an interesting idea, and one that might actually help a lot of people.From Look Into the Mind: It’s disguised as a regular […]

In Love & In Danger

In Love & In Danger

In Love and in Danger:  a teen’s guide to breaking free of abusive relationships With one out of three adolescents experiencing some form of physical, emotional/verbal, or sexual abuse by a boyfriend or girlfriend, our youth need to know where they can turn for help.  In Love and in Danger, by MSW Barry Levy, is […]