By Eric Fischer
While many may think relationship violence only affects adults, HELP of Door County is shedding light on an increasing problem, young adult dating violence. A nationwide study conducted in 2014 revealed as many as 1.5 million high school students admitted to being physically harmed by their significant other. Steve Vickman, the Executive Director of HELP of Door County, says if you suspect your child may be in danger to avoid knee-jerk reactions and call an advocate.
HELP of Door County is available 24/7/365 and offers crisis intervention and emotional support hotlines.