Tuesday, February 6th! DINE WITH A CAUSE at Chipotle downtown, 723 State Street from 5pm-7pm. You must show this post or tell the cashier, you are supporting What is LOVE to make sure 50% of all sales are donated to What is LOVE to educate teens in our local
Shop with a Cause at Jake & Jones – Saturday, February 10th from 3-6pm 136 East Canon Perdido, Santa Barbara, CA. jakeandjones.com 10% of sales will be donated to What is Love!
What is LOVE and the Youth Wellness Connection Clubs launch the Love Yourself campaign in February at all high schools to bring awareness to healthy dating and friendships. We will be promoting important relationship qualities such as respect, communication, loyalty, kindness, balance, and trust.
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‘What is LOVE’ founder shares thoughts on mass shootings linked to domestic violence http://www.keyt.com/news/education/what-is-love-founder-shares-thoughts-on-mass-shootings-linked-to-domestic-violence/656609514
The Santa Barbara Public Library hosted a Parent-Teen Workshop about the show Thirteen Reasons Why on September 27th and October 4th. The show candidly discusses teen suicide, dating violence, sexual assault and bullying. It paints an accurate if disturbing picture of some aspects of teenage life. See the the parent and teen responses
‘What is LOVE’ founder shares thoughts on mass shootings linked to domestic violence http://www.keyt.com/health/health-warnings/suicide-prevention-and-awareness-discussed-during-weeknight-workshop-at-public-library/627404871
Verizon Foundation partnership a critical factor in program’s success. What is LOVE, a non-profit organization, has an evidence-based curriculum providing Santa Barbara County schools vital dating violence prevention. Santa Barbara (October 2016) What Is LOVE, is pleased to announce receiving a $25,000 grant from Verizon Foundation Hopeline Campaign. Heidi Flato,
PRESS RELEASE! (January 2016) Verizon Foundation grants What is LOVE $10,000 Foundation partnership a critical factor in program’s success. What is LOVE, a non-profit organization, has a proven curriculum providing community schools essential dating violence prevention. What Is LOVE, is pleased to announce receiving a $10,000 grant from Verizon Foundation.
5 TIPS FOR PARENTS ABOUT TEEN DATING ONE: COMMUNICATE– Start talking to your teen well before they start dating. 72% of 7th graders report they are dating. TWO: LEAD BY EXAMPLE– Teen’s primary influence about dating is what they learn at home. THREE: PAY ATTENTION– The second biggest dating
KCRW highlights the work of What is Love school programs in the article “Confronting sexual abuse, in high school”
Hear the full audio interview with What is Love Founder Christy Haynes below and also read the full article on KCRW’s website: http://blogs.kcrw.com/whichwayla/2015/06/confronting-sexual-abuse-in-high-school
FREE PARENT & TEEN WORKSHOP: Thursday, April 23 at 6PM, Faulkner Gallery, Central Library, 40 East Anapamu.
Is Your Teen Dating Without Danger? Did you know that 2 out of 3 teens will experience dating abuse? What is LOVE offers a FREE Parent Workshop helping parents to identify red flags of abusive dating, practice conversation starters, and connect to school and community resources. Unfortunately, 75% of parents
February is National Teen Dating Violence Prevention Awareness Month SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – In honor of National Teen Dating Violence Prevention Awareness Month, teens have been taught about love. Christy Haynes has been teaching students at area high schools during a program called “What Is Love.” A six-week workshop
YOU’RE INVITED! Launching the I STAND FOR HEALHTY LOVE CAMPAIGN Monday, February 23rdat 5:30pm Downtown Central Library Faulkner Gallery 40 East Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara, CA LOVE SHOULDN’T HURT This is the message administrators and faculty at Santa Barbara Unified School District are sharing with teens as What is
Have you or anyone you know ever been in a relationship of any sort which was affected by someone’s negative or unhealthy body image? If you have, then you know how much of a downer it is and how it can affect every aspect of that person’s daily life.
Mayor Helene Schneider, Assemblymember Das Williams, and Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson recognize What is Love
The WIL Program is proudly supported by Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson: “I commend the “What is Love” organization for holding this event in our community to bring awareness to the very important issue of teen dating violence. When nearly 1.5 million high school students nationwide experience physical abuse from a
3000 TEENS STARTED A CONVERSATION THIS MONTH: “WHAT IS HEALTHY LOVE? HOW DOES DATING ABUSE IMPACT SCHOOL SUCCESS? HOW DO I CONNECT TO RESOURCES?”
Youth Leaders from each Santa Barbara High School were invited to apply for the Peer Educator/Leadership training. Teens care deeply about their friends and their relationships and they hold the key in promoting healthy relationships, bringing awareness to abusive relationship behaviors, and creating social change. Christy Haynes M.A. Psy, selected