Each April since 1981, our country has commemorated Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) by promoting victims’ rights and honoring crime victims and those who advocate on their behalf.
Please join us in honoring victims of crime in OUR community!
Did You Know:
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month
So what can I do?
In New York State and around the country, February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. Why not take this opportunity to do your part to raise awareness in your school or community? Below are links to some pages that provide information and ideas for what you can do. Be creative! You can make a difference!
OPDV Fact Sheet on Dating Violence
Respect Love, Love Respect
NY OPDV Campaign "This isn't Love"
Love is Not Abuse: Get Involved
January: Stalking Awareness Month
February: Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month
April: Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Child Abuse Awareness Month,
April 22-28, 2012: Crime Victims Rights Week
April 25th: Wear Denim Day to support victims of sexual violence
October: Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Elder Abuse Awareness Month, Bullying Prevention Month
November: Non-profit awareness Month