Choose Respect Conference Highlights Healthy Teen Dating
The 9th Annual Choose Respect Montgomery Conference will be held on Sunday, April 15, at Richard Montgomery High School. The event, which examines issues surrounding teen dating violence, will include a resource fair from noon–1 p.m. The conference will also include interactive workshops for students, parents, educators and youth service providers from 1–4:30 p.m. Conference registration opens on Thursday, March 1.
The Choose Respect video PSA contest is now accepting entries; winners could receive up to $1,000 cash for a 1-minute video. This contest challenges teens to create an original public service announcement video to promote awareness of dating abuse and domestic violence among teens. It is open to students in sixth through 12th grades, and students may enter on their own or as a group. Submission deadline is Friday, March 16, 2018. More information can be found here.