Teen Life Resources

 San Mateo County and National Resources
*For general San Mateo County community services, please visit https://www.smc-connect.org/

Rape Trauma Services    
     
Rape Trauma Services (RTS) Offers counseling, advocacy, and education for people who have experienced sexual violence.
http://rapetraumaservices.org/ 
650-692-7273
     
Relationship/Domestic Abuse / Bullying    
     
CORA (Communities Overcoming Relationship Abuse) Offers support for individuals who have experienced or witnessed domestic violence.
http://www.corasupport.org
24-Hour Hotline: 
1-800-300-1080
     
The National Domestic Violence Helpline 24/7 confidential support providing life-saving tools to enable victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse
https://www.thehotline.org/
1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
     
The Bully Project  A social action campaign that has a goal of reaching over 10 million kids/youth to help end bullying in America.
www.thebullyproject.org 
 
     
RESPECT! 24/7  Resources for anti-bullying and civility from the San Mateo County Office of Education
http://www.smcoe.org/learning-and-leadership/safe-and-supportive-schools/respect!-24/7/ 
 
     
Anxiety, Depression, Self-Harm, and Suicide
(Mental Health Issues)
   
     
StarVista Live, anonymous online chat room with teen counselors.
www.onyourmind.net
or TEXT: "LISTEN" to 741-741

1-800-273-8255 (TALK) 24/7
or 
650-579-0350
     
National Suicide 
Prevention Helpline
suicidepreventionlifeline.org  1-800-273-TALK
     
SafeSpace.org Empowers young people to change the conversation around mental health issues.
https://safespace.org/

SafeSpace Support Line: www.7cups.com/p/safespace
Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 in the US

 Bay Area Clinical Associates (BACA) A physician-owned and operated organization offering evidence-based mental health services to youth and their families in the San Francisco Bay Area. We believe that all youth, regardless of socio-economic status, should have access to gold-standard mental health interventions.
https://www.baca.org/
SMC Crisis Hotline:
650-579-0350 
     
National Eating Disorders Association Supports individuals and families affected by eating disorders--serves as a catalyst for prevention, cures, and access to quality care.
www.nationaleatingdisorders.org
Helpline: 1-800-931-2237
Crisis: Text NEDA to 741741
     
Identity    
     
San Mateo County 
PRIDE Center
Health, community, and counseling services
1021 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA. 94402
https://sanmateopride.org/
650-591-0133
     
The Trevor Project Offers crisis and suicide prevention services for LGBTQ youth ages 13-24
www.thetrevorproject.org
1-866-488-7386
or
TEXT: START to 678678
     
Addiction    
     
Alcohol and Drug Helpline San Mateo County Substance Use Treatment Services
https://www.smchealth.org/bhrs/aod 
 (800) 686-0101

TDD (800) 943-2833
     
Al-Anon & Alateen Meetings http://www.alanonmidpeninsula.org/  
     
Family & Housing    
     
Families Change Provides support and information for youth and children going through parental divorce or separation.
https://www.familieschange.ca.gov/en/teens/
 
     
Your House South (StarVista) Emergency shelter, conflict intervention, and individual/family counseling for youth ages 10-17.
https://star-vista.org/
650-367-9687 
     
SMC Pregnant & Parenting Teens Support raising healthy, happy kids, finishing school, finding childcare, getting health insurance, and more.

https://www.smchealth.org/services-pregnant-and-parenting-teens
Resource Hotline:
1-888- 840-0889
     
Planned Parenthood Leading provider or high-quality, affordable health care and sex education.
https://www.plannedparenthood.org/
1-800-230-PLAN