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How to combat teen dating violence when many young victims don't realize that their relationship is unhealthy, let alone know how to get out? With a few simple questions, Futures Against Violence's (formerly the Family Violence Prevention Fund) fact sheet "Recognizing Teen Dating Abuse" (PDF, 33.46 KB) helps teens determine whether or not their relationships are healthy. Another FVPF fact sheet enables teens in abusive relationships to create a plan to stay safe (PDF, 35.26 KB).