Resources for Teens

Helping Teens.orgA safe place for teenagers to be themselves and be treated with kindness, compassion AND respect. The most popular way of being helped is by using the Support Groups Forums. There are also many articles that have already been written and are located in the Archived Section. This is a great place to start. The article topics are quite varied and include such things as: suicide, depression, sex, sexuality & pregnancy, self harm, rape & abuse, school & after school, bullies, relationships, family & friends, smoking, self esteem, religion & spirituality, general health, disorders & eating disorders, drugs & alcohol and miscellaneous topics.

National Teen Dating Abuse HotlineHelping teens understand the difference between healthy and unhealthy dating behavior. Information, chat line and more. Help for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth. A confidential help line is available 24 hours a day staffed by trained volunteers. Call: 1866-4-U-TREVOR, or 866-488-7386. The Boys Town National Hotline is a ​free hotline available to kids, ​teens and young adults at any time. Call, chat, text or email. (Related to Has text referral, phone, email and chat.

Sexetc.orgBy teens, for teens. Addresses questions about sex, relationships, pregnancy, STDs, birth control, sexual orientation and more.

All-options.orgPregnancy, parenting, abortion and adoption.

Meganmeierfoundation.orgInformation on bullying