Julian Center launches text line to help victims of teen dating violence

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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - There's another resource for your teenagers to use to stop dating violence.

The Julian Center just launched Project Avery, a text line to help young adults who are experiencing this kind of violence. Teens and young adult survivors can call or text 463-201-2792 or visit ProjectAvery.net to complete a referral form and receive confidential, one-on-one assistance from The Julian Center.

If you're in immedate danger, The Julian Center urges you to call 911 first.

The project is funded by a 2017 grant awarded to the center by the U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women.

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