Dating violence impacts thousands of Michigan teens each year according to statistics by the U.S. Bureau of Justice. Between 25% and 40% of teens have been assaulted by their dates.
Because of those astounding numbers, the Michigan Family Independence Agency to send each high school in the state a new dating violence youth education package.
The packages include information on dating violence and resources for educating students about the issue.
For more information, log on to the FIA's website at www.michigan.gov/fia