Teen Life

​​​​​​​​​Have questions about teen health and relationships?  Looking for help or support?  Use the links below to find out what you need to know.​

 General

Go Ask Alice​ – Questions and answers on many topics, with a health focus.​​

Medline Plus – Links to articles and resources, provided by the National Institute of Health (NIH).

NS Teens – Learn how to stay safe online through games, videos, and comics.​

Reach Out – Peer support and mental health information.

Stop Bullying​ – Information about bullying, how to stop it, and where to find help.

Teens Health​ – Learn about all aspects of living a healthy life.

 Sexuality & Relationships

I Wanna Know – Information on sexual health for teens.     

Love is Respect – Learn about dating, healthy relationships, and find help. 

Planned Parenthood – Information on sexuality and relationships for teens.

Stay Teen – Education on enjoying the teen years and avoiding the responsibilities that come with too-early pregnancy and parenting.

Teens Health - Abstinence – Learn how to prevent pregnancy 100% of the time.

Trevor Project – Dedicated to suicide prevention for LGBTQ youth.  Talk to someone anytime, 24/7.  1-866-488-7386​

 Mental Health & Substance Abuse

Above the Influence – Tips for not compromising who you are in order to fit in.

Al-Anon Family Groups – Help for people who have, or know someone who has, a drinking problem.

City of Virginia Beach Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services – Work with Virginia Beach Human Services to find help.

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. – Find a local affiliate and get help: 1-800-NCA-CALL (800-622-2255)

National Eating Disorders Association – Get information on eating disorders and referrals for treatment.

Substance Abuse & National Health Services Administration – Information, services, and research on substance use and mental disorders.

TeensHealth - Your Mind – Find information about stress, anxiety, eating disorders, body image, and everything in between.

 Crisis Help

National Domestic Violence Hotline – Get information, crisis intervention, and referrals.  Call their hotline: 1-800-799-7233

Seton Youth Shelters – Call their 24-hour confidential hotline if you or someone you know needs help: (757)-498-HELP

Trevor Project – Dedicated to suicide prevention for LGBTQ youth.  Talk to someone anytime, 24/7.  1-866-488-7386

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