A Snapchat Account Is Helping Teens Speak Up About Abuse

Heard of Snapchat, right? The fun messaging app that lets you share videos, pictures, and doodles with friends for up to 10 seconds? Well, it’s being put to deadly serious use in India. Snap Counsellors, an account on the messaging app, is helping teens speak up about relationship abuse. It was launched by three Indians on March 8.

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