Dating Matters ® : Strategies to Promote Healthy Teen Relationships is one way urban communities are working together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to promote respectful, nonviolent dating relationships among youth by empowering youth to have healthy relationships before they start dating.

Developed by experts and scientists, Dating Matters ® uses health programs that have proven successful with youth and takes an all-around approach to engage the whole community in helping youth embrace and build healthy relationships now and in the future. For more information, visit:

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