Teen dating abuse is a pattern of physically, sexually, verbally, and/or emotionally abusive or controlling behavior in a dating relationship.

There are free resources in Montgomery County to get help. 

Montgomery County Family Justice Center
240 773-0444 
600 Jefferson Plaza Suite 500 Rockville, MD 20852  
Open Weekdays from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
* Parental accompaniment needed if under age 18.

JCADA, Jewish Coalition Against Domestic Abuse
Open Weekdays from 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Rockville, MD
* Serve any residents of Greater Washington ages 14 and up.

Montgomery County Crisis Center
1301 Piccard Drive, 1st Floor Rockville, Maryland 20850
Open 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
* Parental accompaniment needed if under age 16.

National Dating Violence Hotline
Text: loveis to 22522
Chat online at loveisrespect.org