Community Tools & Training

Until I visited Break the Cycle’s website,
I had no idea what dating abuse was. My school never talked about it. I don’t understand how so many teens are unaware of this issue – we’re about to head to college and we don’t have all the tools we need to take care of ourselves! – Female, Age 17


Are you a teen interested in learning more about relationship violence or how to help a friend? Visit


As an educator, you are on the front lines of preventing dating violence. Get more information on Break the Cycle’s in-school resources and [Ending Violence], our innovative prevention curriculum, for ways to create a more positive climate in your school.

Adult Professionals

Policy makers and advocates of all kinds, find information on the latest trends in dating violence legislation, ideas for engaging your community and ways that you can effect real change.


Learn the facts about dating violence and tips for talking to your teen.


You can support Break the Cycle at any level. Whether you are ready to make a major gift, donate an hour of your time or change your homepage, you can make a difference in stopping dating abuse.


Get connected with experts, learn the facts about dating violence and read the latest in the movement to stop abuse in Break the Cycle’s Media section.