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Domestic violence and teenagers

There are a number of things you can do to support your teenager and yourself should domestic violence enter your family's life. These resources were produced in partnership with 1800RESPECT.

If you need more information on domestic violence read our factsheet on domestic violence and teenagers. Otherwise, see below for some ideas on talking through this issue with your teenager and looking out for yourself as well.

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The effects of domestic violence on teenagers

Learn about the impact of domestic violence on teenagers and how you can support them.

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