Teen Social Help


TEEN HELP
 
 
A forum providing anonymous support and advice to teens in a friendly and safe environment, maintained by the international not-for-profit organization TeenHelp.
 
 
Support for teens from teens.  Questions can be answered via live chat, forum, or a live phone hotline.
 
 
An information and support service to help teens facing tough times and struggling with mental health issues.
 
 
If you have a problem or just want to talk with another teen who understands, then this is the right place for you.  Operated by teens for teens.
 
 
A site for teens about recognizing and dealing with abusive relationships.
 
 
Information about recognizing and dealing with eating disorders.
 
 
Providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people.
                                                                
 
Resources and information on depression awareness and suicide prevention.
 
 
A Web site devoted to suicide prevention, awareness, and education maintained by the Kristin Brooks Hope Center not-for-profit organization.
 
 
A lifeline network of 162 crisis centers in 50 states.
 
 
Official Web site of the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign.
 
TEEN LIFE
 
 
A collection of resources on numerous issues related to being a teen.  Developed by teens for teens.
 
 
Expert resources to help teens recognize and resolve common teen lifestyle issues.
 
 
A site for teens to ask questions about and find answers to teen lifestyle and health matters maintained by Columbia University.
 
 
Lifestyle information and entertainment just for girls! 
 
 
Governmental Web site devoted to educating teens and tweens about online dangers and internet safety.
 
 
A list of helpful tips for social networking safely and securely maintained by Got Your Back Arkansas.
 
 
An interactive site providing age-appropriate resources on how to be safer both online and offline maintained by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
 
 
A resource for safe and successful use of social media and technology.
 
 
The federal government’s official anti-bullying Web site maintained by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
 
 
Answers to frequently asked questions about cyberbullying maintained by the National Crime Prevention Council.
 
 
Download a PDF of the Arkansas Drivers License Study Guide here.
 
 
Helpful tips for teens on staying safe behind the wheel.
 
 
 
TEEN HEALTH
 
 
 
A comprehensive site devoted to providing general health and well being information for teens. (Also available en Español.)
 
 
An extensive list of nutritional resources for teens and preteens compiled by the USDA National Agricultural Library.
 
 
A collection of resources promoting healthy and active lifestyles for teens.
 
 
Ideas for staying active outdoors in the Natural State.
 
 
Sex ed for the real world.
 
 
Covers sex ed topics openly and honestly for teens.  (Also available en Español.)
 
 
A sexual health informational Web site produced by the American Social Health Organization.
 
 
Teens can ask the experts to get answers to questions or concerns about sexual subjects.
 
 
A site devoted to educating teens about healthy relationships.
 
 
Information and resources on preventing teen pregnancy provided by the Arkansas Department of Health.
 
 
Award-winning magazine and Web site devoted to honest sex education, written by teens for teens (courtesy of the Answer organization through Rutgers University).
 
 
JUST FOR BOYS
 
 
 
A health information resource for teenage boys and young men published by Boston Children’s Hospital.
 
 
Lifestyle information for teen guys from WebMD.
 
 
JUST FOR GIRLS
 
 
 
Health and wellness information for girls from the Office of Women’s Health, a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
 
 
A health information resource for teenage girls published by Boston Children’s Hospital.
 
 
Health and wellness site just for girls.