Join a Parent Workshop on Jan 27th, 2019 “Navigating the digital age with our youth”. The workshop will feature speakers and breakout groups where you will learn strategies on how to support youth responsibly with their devices. RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/navigating-the-digital-gaming-world-with-our-youth-registration-54029834690
What is LOVE presents a series of after-school workshops for teens! Starting Tuesday November 13th, 2018 from 3:30-5pm. Following workshop dates: 11/20/18, 11/27/18, 12/4/18, 12/11/18, and 12/18/18. Located at 1219 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA (in Youth Interactive Building) $5 donation per class suggested. See you all then!
What is LOVE, a YouthWell Coalition member is happy to partner with Impact Hub for 17 AGAIN • A community conversation about teen mental health today – a mental wellness night providing parents and our community with tools and resources to support youth. Discover what it is like to be in high school today,
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