Teen Dating Violence Awareness

This message is in response to Angela Rose’s piece on Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. I would have emailed her directly, but could not locate any other contact information than this one, so please pass it along if possible. I want to first commend her on a wonderful piece—it is important that everyone

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Erin’s Law

PAVE Ambassador Erin Merryn is an author/activist/speaker who has launched a nationwide effort to pass Erin’s Law. “Erin’s Law” requires that all public schools implement a prevention-oriented child sexual abuse program which teaches: Students in grades preK – 5th grade, age-appropriate techniques to recognize child sexual abuse and tell a trusted adult School personnel all

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New PAVE Ambassador – Merri Dee

PAVE is proud to announce that Chicago broadcasting legend Merri Dee is our newest PAVE Ambassador. This past week, Ms. Dee was given the honor of being appointed by IL Governor Quinn as the Human Rights Commissioner! “When you think that you are all alone and no one understands what you have been through, PAVE is here