NEW BRUNSWICK - City high school students preparing from their prom are being offered free prom dresses that will be given away on Thursday at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

The dresses will be available starting at 5 p.m., city officials announced today.

All interested students are advised to call RSVP ahead of time by calling (908) 420-8603.

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As part of the program, the hospital will also give out information about teen dating violence and way to maintain healthy relationships.

The dresses will be given away at the hospital’s 8 East Tower location. The entrance for the building is on Little Albany Street.

City officials said the dresses are being offered as part of the hospital’s  Community Health Promotion Program.