Wear Orange Day
WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019
Wear Orange Day is a national day of awareness where we encourage everyone to wear orange in honor of Teen DV Month. You can wear orange shirts, nail polish, ribbons, jewelry, shoes or anything else you can think of! Tell people why you are wearing orange and post pictures and updates on Instagram and Twitter using the hashtags #Orange4Love
In 2018 the Alaska Legislature passed HB-214 and on July 12th 2018, the Governor signed into Law the ‘Bree Moore Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Program’ to develop dating violence prevention cirricula to be taught throughout Alaska, This Law also names February as teen dating violence awareness month In Alaska.
"On February 2nd 2018, Governor Bill Walker signed a proclamation naming February as teen dating violence awareness month In Alaska, in honor of Bree Moore and the many other young Alaskan victims who have suffered or lost their lives because of an unhealthy dating relationship.
This Bree's Law PSA campaign teaches parents and youth how to spot red flags of an unhealthy relationship, what to do if you suspect abuse, and where to go for help."