If you are a teenager, then you have made it to the right place! Parents will tell you that parenting is hard but they don’t always remember how tough it is to be a teenager. There’s peer-pressure to deal with, going to school with others that seem to have more than you, bullying, sports, relationship, homework, and so much more. Here, you will find resources to help you navigate through such a scary time in your life. 



               IF YOU ARE IN DANGER AND NEED IMMEDIATE HELP                                                                      CALL 911


     Love is Respect-National Dating Abuse Hotline for Teens

    CALL (866) 331-9474  or TEXT “LoveIs” to 22522


     Teen Line (Child abuse help line for teens)

    CALL (800) 852-8336 or TEXT “Teen” to 839863


     Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline 

    (800) 4-A-CHILD


     National Human Trafficking Resource Center

    CALL (888)-373-7888 or TEXT “HELP” or “INFO” to 233733


     Trevor Project Lifeline (Suicide Hotline for LGBT Youth)

    (866) 488-7386


     National Runaway Switchboard (For runaway youth)

    (800) RUNAWAY


     National Eating Disorders Hotline

    (800) 931-2237


    Teens can visit any of these sites for tough topics

     Teen Central

     Teen Health & Wellness 

     Teen Services Underground

     Teen Counseling

     Go Ask Alice

     Teen Mental Health


    Reaching Rutherford: Mentorship, Tutoring, and Social Activities


    What’s OK at Home? (Domestic Violence Resources and Prevention)







Small child at Child Advocacy Center