Expect Respect®, a program of SAFE | , engages youth, parents, schools and communities in building healthy teen relationships and preventing dating abuse.

Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month 2017

All young people deserve to be treated with respect. The Travis County Commissioners Court and the City of Austin designated February as "Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month" and urged all youth and adults to join in conversations about non-violent and safe relationships. 

Expect Respect Toolkit for Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month

Students across Austin and the U.S. will be promoting safe and healthy teen relationships. The Expect Respect Program is pleased to provide schools with a toolkit, including posters, stickers, morning announcements and an advisory lesson activity. Watch the PSA created by the Manor KREW, a program of the African American Youth Harvest Foundation.