Do you want to get involved and make a positive contribution to the youth community in Dorchester and Boston? Are you looking for a fun place to go after school where you can learn about ways to play a leadership role in the community? Or are you worried about a friend? Do you wonder if everything is OK in his or her relationship?
Close to Home is creating opportunities for young people to make a difference in the lives of their friends and in their community. Dating violence affects 1 in 4 young women in high school. Many youth are living with violence in their homes.
Close to Home’s youth network is a space to meet new people, spend time with old friends, and develop solutions to dating and domestic violence through organizing and community service. Click here to read more!
Find out what to do, and what to say if you or someone you know are in a dangerous relationship. Find tools and tips for starting a conversation, getting involved, and growing stronger communities to prevent domestic violence.
Youth tools and resources